Mr. Schwarzmeier joined Donan in 2011 and currently serves as a Forensic Engineer based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He began his engineering career in 1999 and has worked in the following industries: structural design of ground-up construction and renovation of commercial building structures, including mixed use and institutional buildings. James has previous experience serving as a structural engineer. His areas of expertise are facade attachment to structures, impact damage assessments, structural investigations, and water intrusion, among others.
James is a licensed professional engineer in Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and West Virginia. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Pennsylvania State University in civil engineering.