Ronald Mayes has forty years of management and technical expertise in earthquake and structural engineering. His technical experience includes working with many of the world’s leading authorities in earthquake and structural engineering and he is highly respected by his peers in these areas. He is a past Secretary/Treasurer of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute and is a past Vice President of The Masonry Society. He was selected as “Structural Engineer of the Year” by the Wiley Journal “Design of Tall and Other Buildings,” in 2006. He is a Fellow of both SEAONC and SEAOC.