Carolyn Searls

carolyn searls

Senior Principal


Carolyn Searls has over thirty years of experience in investigation, design, and construction contract administration of building-envelope repairs on both historic and contemporary structures throughout the United States.  In her career, she has investigated more than 1,000 buildings and structures.  Carolyn has been recognized through speaking engagements, project commissions, and published papers as an expert in the field of preservation of masonry and concrete on historic buildings, in addition to her work in cladding and waterproofing systems on contemporary buildings.  Carolyn is head of SGH’s Building Technology Division in San Francisco.