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About Us

Nolan Engineering, PLLC was established in 2006 in Schenectady, NY with the purpose of providing structural design, construction drawings, consulting and inspection services. Since 2006, Nolan Engineering has experienced steady growth and built relationships with many repetitive builders and homeowners. We employ full time engineers, architects, designers and support staff. Our engineers have diverse backgrounds in mechanical engineering, civil engineering, city planning and civil/structural engineering and are licensed in NY, NYC, VT, CT, MA and NJ. Our designer/drafters have years of experience in AutoCAD and Chief Architect. We believe in treating our clients with respect and continue to grow through creativity and innovation. We plan to maintain our stellar reputation and become the number one structural engineering and design firm in Upstate New York. Nolan Engineering, PLLC is also the designer and supplier of the Insta-Footing.

Meet Our Team

Rich Nolan, PE

Rich Nolan, PE

Owner

Rich is a licensed structural engineer with 17 years engineering experience. He holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Engineering from RPI and was employed by Knolls Atomic Power Lab for 8 years before starting Nolan Engineering. Rich is a member of the American Wood Council and the American Concrete Institute. He has 2 children.

Jason Singer, RA

Jason Singer, RA

Architect

Jason is a registered architect with 20 years experience. He holds a Masters of Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an undergraduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis. He spent 10 years in Portland, Oregon, working on many office tenant fit-ups, new high-rise office buildings and mixed-use residential towers, banks and retail projects. Coming back east, Jason focused on healthcare architecture in the Hudson Valley, designing new medical office buildings and medical office fit-ups, before moving down to Philadelphia, where he grew up. His work in Philadelphia mostly focused on multi-family residential construction along with restaurant and retail projects. Jason has settled in Saratoga County with his wife and children. He enjoys eploring what the Captal and Adirondack Regions have to offer, and traveling to spend time with family in Vermont.

Jocelyn Mosher

Jocelyn Mosher

Office Administrator

Jocelyn holds an Associates degree in Business Administration from FMCC, a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from The Sage Colleges, and she will be finishing her MBA at The Sage Colleges with a concentration in Finance in May 2020. She is also a certified Notary Public. She is Secretary of the Board of Directors and Administrative Director for Mohawk Valley Collective, Inc. She has 2 daughters and a dog, and enjoys gardening, entertaining guests, and attending local live music events.

Stefanie Schaefer

Stefanie Schaefer

Draftsperson

Stefanie holds a Bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oneonta. Before joining the Nolan Engineering team, she spent 5 years as a Draftsperson at an architectural woodworking firm, and a CAD Technician at a commercial construction company. She then spent a few years traveling and exploring different careers and disciplines, but ended up returning to the architectural field to run her own business, working on residential drafting projects and 3D modeling for home remodels and kitchen designs. This led her into 7 years as a freelance Architectural Surveyor, measuring and documenting conditions at thousands of commercial buildings and businesses around the country. When not at work, you can find her adventuring outdoors, painting, and traveling.

Steve Alheim

Steve Alheim

Drafter/Designer/VR/3D

Steve After 4 years of active duty in the Army, Steve settled in the Pacific Northwest to attend school, getting his AAS in Drafting and Design Technology while continuing his Army career in the Reserves. His early experience involved design and installation of fire sprinkler systems, working for Patriot Fire Protection in Portland Oregon. Upon moving to New York in 1998, he began drafting for local firms specializing in commercial projects such as high schools, libraries, and municipal centers. Realizing his desire to do more residential projects, he worked for Lincoln Logs in Chestertown, NY until its demise in 2008 and as proprietor of JGS Drafting in South Glens Falls. Before coming to Nolan Engineering, Steve worked as the drafting manager and lead designer for Eric & Eric, a design/build firm in Brant Lake, for 9 years and served on a local planning board for 6 years.

Outside of work, Steve and his wife enjoy multi-day backpacking trips, hiking, and traveling on a budget.

 

Brian Choi

Brian Choi

Engineer

Brian holds a Bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering from University of California San Diego. Prior to joining the Nolan Engineering team, Brian worked for The Consulting Engineers Group in Murrieta, California, where he designed structural pre-stressed concrete for commercial construction. Outside of work, he enjoys spekding his time outdoors, from snowboarding to rock-climbing.

Jeromey Vojnar

Jeromey Vojnar

Drafter

Jeromey holds a AAS degree in drafting and design technology with over 10 years experience in residential construction. He was a 3nd generation residential contractor that owned and operated his own company. He holds a ACI tech certification, and Storm Water Site management certification. After graduating with his AAS degree he designed cell tower sites for over three years working with two telecommunication engineering firms in the Capital Region, but his passion for residential construction drove him back to the construction industry. In his spare time he can be found with his wife and kids and riding his motorcycle showing his support for multiple benefits.