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News 53

August 12, 2013
SEAoNY 2013-2014 Board of Directors Announcement

The Partners of GMS are happy to announce that Eugene Kim, PE, Associate has been elected to the Board of Directors of SEAoNY, the Structural Engineers Association of New York.  Jonathan Hernandez, PE, Partner is continuing his term on the Board.  SEAoNY’s purpose is to advance the art of structural engineering in New York by improving the flow of ideas and building the community of colleagues.  GMS personnel have been involved since SEAoNY’s founding in 1998.

SEAoNY Announcement PDF

Eugene’s projects range from the interior renovation of the 40 story Bertelsmann Building in New York to the new Herb Alpert Educational Village, a non-profit college preparatory school in Santa Monica, CA.  Eugene joined GMS right out of Columbia in 2005 and when he is not busy engineering, he serves as the company’s team captain for CANstruction, an annual event to fight hunger.  

Jonathan joined GMS in 2000 after 18 years of working as a structural engineer in the Philippines. He is currently the lead engineer responsible for hundreds of new LEED™ certified PNC Bank branches located across the US. Other projects include the rehabilitation of historic firehouses, the infrastructure upgrade of JP Morgan Chase headquarters, and the construction of a tomotherapy suite fitted with lead walls.  

Eugene Kim, PE

Jonathan Hernandez, PE