Dan Krief, P.E. (C76041)
As President, Dan Krief is responsible for client contact, establishment of fees and schedules, supervision of engineering personnel, project design and production, overall project coordination and construction administration.
After graduating from McGill University in Montreal, Canada in 2001, Dan began working in Southern California as a Civil Engineer with a leading Civil Design organization. After 16 years working with the company, Dan left to follow his dream and opened his own design firm. Over the course of his career, Dan has completed over 200 projects.
Matt Plourde, P.E., QSP (C84893)
As Associate, Matt Plourde is responsible for project management, design and production of drawings, project coordination, and construction administration.
After graduating from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, CA in 2012, Matt began working in Southern California as a Civil Engineer with a major Civil Engineering design company. Matt joined DKE at its very beginning, motivated by the desire to help shape the direction of the company and make a meaningful impact. With over 6 years of combined design experience, Matt has worked on over 80 projects.
Robert Russell, P.E. (C84132)
As Associate, Robert Russell is responsible for project management, design and production of drawings, project coordination, and construction administration.
After graduating from University of California Los Angeles, CA in 2010, Robert started his Civil Engineering career in Southern California and joined reputable large design firms, enabling him to gain significant experience working on a wide variety of projects, prior to joining DKE. Robert has worked on over 100 successful projects.