Jerry Gonzales is one of Lea & Braze Engineering, Inc.’s veterans with over 25 years of experience. Mr. Gonzales has a broad understanding of Land Development, Planning, Building and Construction, and is a Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo graduate with prior experience in structural and architectural drafting.
Mr. Gonzales decided early to pursue the field of Engineering with a focus in the technical engineering side of design. Given the supportive work environment at Lea & Braze Engineering, Inc., Mr. Gonzales has been able to move up through the ranks to hold a senior position in the Civil Department. He spends the majority of his time working closely with Lea & Braze Engineering, Inc.’s Principals to analyzing new projects and business development opportunities. He also acts as advisor and mentor, sharing his wealth of knowledge of local standards and current trends with fellow engineers and clients.
A Northern California native, Mr. Gonzales appreciates the diverse culture that California has to offer. His interests include tracking business trends, sustainable “green” building and development practices, listening to music, hiking, fishing, or kayaking. As a matter of both personal and professional interests, Mr. Gonzales finds that tracking business development trends helps a great deal in interacting with his peers and clients. He also maintains a positive attitude while continuing to look at challenges as a matter of creative problem solving.
Mr. Gonzales has been happily married for over 30 years and enjoys time with his tight knit family, extended family and friends.