Ray LaTona joined Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) in 1962. He participates in leadership of technical and operational aspects of the firm’s west coast work. As a Structural Engineer with more than forty years at SGH, he has extensive experience as a designer and project manager for new structural design, investigation, and remedial design for building structures and building-envelope systems. Ray has been responsible for the investigation and remedial repair of more than 500 buildings in the Western United States. In addition, he provides litigation support for projects concerning the design, materials, and construction of structural systems and components, exterior walls and windows, plaza decks and below-grade waterproofing, and roofing systems.