Olivia B. Parker has been with Severud Associates since 2014, when she joined the firm as an engineer. In 2018, she progressed to senior engineer—she had already started leading design teams—and in 2020, she advanced to associate. Olivia’s commitment to client service and her technical advancement have led to her increased responsibilities on large-scale projects such as 270 Park Avenue, the high-rise office building in New York City that will replace an existing high-rise and be supported over active railroad tracks. Olivia is also involved with professional organizations, including ASCE, ACI, and SEAoNY, where she is a founding member of the Young Members Group, which fosters the development of budding industry leaders.
Olivia is licensed as a professional engineer in New York. She earned a bachelor of science in civil engineering and a master of engineering in structural engineering, both from Lehigh University.