Dr. Schaad joined Donan in 2019 and currently serves as a Forensic Engineer based out of the firm’s Raleigh, North Carolina office. He began his engineering career in 1991 and has worked in the following industries: civil, construction, environmental, utility, and water resources engineering. David has previous experience serving as a senior design engineer and a project design engineer. His areas of expertise are flood/catastrophe response, licensed general contracting, plumbing failures, storm and waste water, and utility design/construction, among others.
David is a licensed professional engineer in 25 states and a licensed general contractor. He holds a doctor of philosophy degree from Duke University in civil engineering, a master of science degree from University of Colorado in civil engineering, and a bachelor of arts degree from Denison University in physics and mathematical sciences.