Matthew Edwards established MJE Engineering in 1991. The small firm is based in San Francisco and serves California and Hawaii. Prior to going into private practice, Matt was employed by several respected design and engineering firms. In particular, Matt was mentored by Peter W. Ehlen, S.E. who in turn was mentored by Donald F. Shugart, S.E. who in 1929 was one of the original twelve founding members of the Structural Engineers Association of California.
Matt holds a B.S. in Architectural Engineering from the California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and is a licensed civil engineer, structural engineer, and general contractor. Matt enjoys teaching and has taught various design courses at both Cal Poly and UC Berkeley as well as courses administered by the American Institute of Architects. Outside of work Matt enjoys swimming, biking, and playing guitar.