Patterson Engineering provides full structural engineering services for projects of various types and sizes. We specialize in diverse residential structures, low-rise commercial developments and industrial projects. Our experience and proficiency enable us to integrate structural efficiency while maintaining architectural intent and building safety. Patterson Engineering uses innovative ideas and the most recent technology to provide clients with the correct, and sometimes unique, solution to their designs. Our staff is LEED accredited and committed to sustainable design in both configuration and material selection. We are well known for our ability to serve our clients, provide timely code-compliant designs and follow projects through to completion.

Our projects utilize a wide array of building materials, which span from traditional to more modern products. Patterson Engineering regularly works with timber, concrete, masonry, and steel, as well as Tridipanel, Insulated Concrete Forms and Lite-Deck.

The owner, Curtis Patterson, received accreditation from the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES). The NCEES has made it possible for Patterson Engineering, Inc. to design projects in various locations across the United States as well as internationally


Structural Engineer California

License SE 5629

Disaster Service Worker

California Emergency Management Agency | License 74037

Professional Engineer California

License PE 70367

LEED Accredited Professional

Green Building Certification Institute


The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying
License 35712

Curtis Patterson, SE

Principal/Structural Engineer

  • UC, San Diego, M.S., Structural Engineering
  • CSU, Sacramento, B.S., Civil Engineering (Cum Laude)
  • Structural Engineering Association, San Diego - Member, Past President and Board Member
  • Structural Engineering Association, California - Board of Directors 2017-2019
  • American Institute of Steel Construction - Member
  • Pacific Beach Planning Group 2010-2015 - Vice Chair
  • Pacific Beach Town Council 2010-2015

Audrey R. Patterson

Director of Operations & Business Development

  • California Polytechnic State University, B.S.
  • Business Improvement District, Mission Hills - Director

Lianne Bell, SE

Project Manager

  • UC, San Diego, B.S., Structural Engineering
  • Structural Engineering Association, San Diego - Member
  • ACE Mentor Program, Kearny High EID - Team Leader
  • ASCE YMF - PE Review Instructor, Seismic Principles

Angelene Taduran, PE

Project Manager

  • UC, San Diego, B.S., Structural Engineering
  • Structural Engineers Association, San Diego – Member, Student Liason

Eddie Brown, EIT

Structural Design Engineer

  • UC, San Diego, B.S., Structural Engineering
  • Structural Engineers Association, San Diego – Member

Carlos Rivera

Designer and Drafter

  • Instituto Tecnologico de Tijuana, B.S., Architecture
  • 20 Years CAD Revit Drafting Experience

Tami Hess

Office Administrator

  • Oversees all administrative functions in the office. Handles client billing, accounts payable, payroll and tax preparation.
  • San Diego Continuing Education - Account Clerk Certificate
  • 23 Years Office Administration / Customer Service