Kat Gao

Structural Staff Engineer

Growing up with the Golden Gate Bridge as her backdrop inspired Kat to pursue a career in structural engineering. She enjoys the coordination between stakeholders to bring aesthetically pleasing structures that integrate with their environments to life. Whether hiking mountains, daydreaming about climbing the Golden Gate Bridge, or scaling the hills of Seattle, she’s happiest gaining altitude.


M.S. Structural Engineering, Stanford University, 2019
B.S.E High Honors in Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2015

Fun Fact

Before grad school, she completed a teaching fellowship in Singapore!