Matt Skokan, Ph.D., S.E.


With over 24 years of experience collaborating with clients on complex, large-scale, fast-paced and technically challenging projects, Dr. Matt Skokan is a hands-on leader with a passion for delivering innovative design solutions using a team approach for a variety of healthcare, institutional, university and commercial projects. Dr. Skokan’s expertise includes structural design for earthquake and wind loads, performance-based seismic engineering, innovative structural systems, base isolation, energy dissipation systems, non-linear structural analysis and seismic rehabilitation of existing buildings.

Dr. Skokan is very familiar with the latest advancements in seismic engineering and is active in the structural engineering community serving on local and state committees that develop guidelines for seismic design of new and existing buildings. He has published and presented nationally and internationally on the design and analysis of structural systems and has been involved in the design of several award winning projects.

Ph.D., M.S., Structural Engineering, UCLA

Professional Licenses
Structural – California

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What is your favorite movie?

The Godfather

What is your favorite hobby?

Playing softball

If you could choose a super power, what would it be?

To be everywhere, know everything, do everything

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What is your favorite sport?

Baseball and Softball