Tell us what / where is your favorite place to draw inspiration … Nature is always a good place to draw inspiration; Mother Nature has been building things for quite a while, and always has something to teach us.
Tell us something unique about yourself that no one would guess … I am 1/8 Brothertown Indian (coalition of a group of the Mohegan, and Pequot tribes, originally native to upstate New York).
Tell us what made you decide on your career path … I’ve enjoyed building things, especially structures for as long as I can remember. In high school I decided that I enjoyed the nuts-and-bolts aspect of structural design.
Tell us what you love the most about working at FEH Design … My co-workers. We have a great team where we challenge each other and push each other to always move ourselves forward.
February 2021: The board of directors of FEH Design promoted Bryan Blair, SE from associate to principal.
Blair, who joined FEH in 2012, is a licensed structural engineer in the firm’s Dubuque office. As principal, Blair’s role will expand to include leadership in business actions. He will continue to be a principal engineer for the firm, leading the structural department.
Blair graduated from University of Texas at Austin where he received a Master of Science in Structural Engineering in 2002.
Blair has been involved in many impactful projects in the Dubuque area including the design and construction of Rousselot, Dubuque’s Plaza 20, Milton Public Library, Mitchell County Courthouse, Dubuque County Roads Campus, and Hempstead High School.
“Coworkers can make or break a job, and it’s a pleasure to be able to work with so many talented, smart, and fun people day in and day out,” said Blair.