Associate, KPFF Consulting Engineers
1630 Des Peres Road, Ste. 100 | St. Louis, MO 63131
Joe Carpenter joined KPFF in 2014, after working at CannonDesign for seven years, and was promoted to Associate in 2018. A licensed professional engineer with sixteen years of structural engineering experience, Joe has established himself as one of the firm’s most knowledgeable resources for historic preservation, especially within the context of St. Louis’ renowned “red brick” construction. He leads KPFF’s involvement in the ACE Mentorship program, which allows St. Louis high school students to learn about construction-oriented careers, including construction, engineering, and architecture. Joe also heads up as KPFF’s involvement with a program that brings Southern Illinois University Edwardsville senior civil engineering students into KPFF’s office once per week for a semester, where he mentors the group through the design and detailing of a hypothetical project. Joe earned his Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, and his Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Structural Emphasis) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He is a LEED Accredited Professional.