Alexander (Sasha) Itsekson | SE, LEED AP
Principal, Façade Structural Specialist
San Francisco Bay Area, USA
Sasha is a Façade Structural Specialist with 30 years of experience working on a wide range of structural systems and building facades. He has provided his expertise on a number of high-profile projects in the San Francisco Bay Area, including the Oakland Cathedral and Sutter Hospital.
Sasha is often called upon to review the structural design of complex glazing systems and to provide structural evaluations and assessments of buildings. He also conducts forensic investigations of structural failures and designs solutions for building repairs.
Sasha uses an in-depth understanding of how seismic activity affects the structural integrity of buildings to provide earthquake risk analysis and seismic retrofits to existing buildings. He is a recognized Safety Assessment Program (SAP) Evaluator for the State of California Office of Emergency Services and is designated to perform rapid assessments of building safety in the wake of an emergency.
As well as being a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP), Sasha is a qualified Structural Engineer (SE) in 12 states throughout the U.S., including California, Washington, Oregon, and Nevada.