Matthew Pritzl joined Donan in 2011 as a forensic engineer based out of the firm’s Milwaukee office. He has 10 years of engineering experience and has completed over 800 forensic investigations. Mr. Pritzl’s previous work experience involved the evaluation, design and inspection of facade repair projects; the design and analysis of concrete and steel structures; construction engineering for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation; and the design and analysis of bridges. For his thesis, Mr. Pritzl researched and evaluated corrosion prevention and control methods for reinforced concrete bridges. Mr. Pritzl’s areas of expertise are concrete and building science, and he commonly conducts investigations in the following areas: wind and hail damage to roofs, water intrusion, structure failures, structural damage, and construction vibration, among other areas.
Mr. Pritzl is a licensed professional engineer in the following states: Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Wisconsin. He is a LEED Green Associate, and CertainTeed Master Shingle Applicator Wizard and Shingle Quality Specialist. He holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Architectural Studies and Civil Engineering, as well as a Master of Science degree in Engineering, all from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.