Michael Stark joined Donan in 2015 as a forensic engineer based out of the firm’s Denver, Colorado office. He has 13 years of engineering experience and has completed over 1500 forensic investigations. Prior to joining Donan Mr. Stark worked in residential and light commercial design and as a forensic engineer. His previous forensic experience included conducting building investigations and failure analysis related to structural and architectural evaluations for residential and light commercial construction; providing condition assessment and evaluation of building construction related to construction defect issues and structure property damage; researching and interpreting building codes, including historic building code research for older structures; writing and reviewing reports to evaluate the cause and origin of the failure, determining the extent of damage, and providing recommended course of repair. Mr. Stark completes a range of project types at Donan including construction and building code compliance, construction defects, structural integrity assessments, commercial and residential property damage evaluation, and roof inspections, among others.
Mr. Stark is a licensed professional engineer in Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Metropolitan State College of Denver.