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Ashley NewtonEIT

Forensic Specialist, Forensics

Ms. Newton joined the VERTEX Team in 2021. Prior to working at VERTEX, she attended the University of Illinois at Chicago and completed a Master’s Degree in Structural Engineering. After graduation, she worked for a firm in Chicago for 3 years as a structural design engineer preparing drawings and calculation packages for the design of various types of building envelopes including curtain wall, storefront, window wall, skylight, metal panel and terra cotta panel systems. She gained valuable experience working on new and rehabbed structures all over the US and with a range of materials such as aluminum, glass, steel, wood, concrete and masonry.

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M.S., Structural Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago

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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)

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Forensics Technical, Structural