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Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Mississippi State University and a Master of Science Degree from West Virginia University. Jeff was the founding president of the Structural Engineers Association of Mississippi. Jeff is a LEED accredited professional with a specialty in Building Design and Construction, and has worked on several Leed Accredited projects.  In addition, he currently serves as the Vice-Chair for the MS Chapter of the USGBC.

Jeff is a Professional Engineer with over twenty years of structural engineering experience. His experience encompasses structural engineering projects including new construction of commercial, institutional, industrial, transportation, and civil works structures. Jeff also possesses specialized knowledge of Historic Buildings and has consulted on many significant historic projects, including both the Old Capitol Museum and the New Mississippi Capitol Building. Jeff is routinely selected as the consultant for Historic buildings, not only for evaluating and renovating the main structural system, but for strengthening critical secondary building components involving new equipment supports, suspended utilities and openings required for changes in occupancy. This knowledge and depth of experience has enabled Jeff to successfully complete and effectively manage a variety of complex projects, while establishing productive professional working relationships with building officials, government agencies, design professionals and contractors.

H. Jefferson Laird III, P.E., LEED AP

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