Matthew S. Smith

Affiliate InstructorSenior Principal, GeoEngineers, Inc.

Matt teaches CM 432 – Soils and Foundations and is a full-time professional geotechnical engineer with 28 years of experience leading projects in the Puget Sound region.  His primary focus is on Seattle area urban multi-story commercial, hospital, parking garage, multi-family residential projects, and various projects for the US Navy at Puget Sound Naval Facilities. Matt’s engineering expertise includes developing recommendations for both shallow and deep foundations, geotechnical seismic design, design of temporary and permanent shoring walls, and building below the groundwater table.