Presley Cochran, EI
Civil Engineering Intern
Presley graduated from The University of Alabama in 2017, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a specialty in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering. She grew up in southeast Texas, moved to Alabama for college, and ultimately decided to move to Lake Tahoe after graduation to begin her career.
Presley has been working at RCI since graduating and is planning on taking her California PE Exam in 2020. Overseen by Principal and Senior Engineers, Presley is involved in every aspect of projects from conceptual development and permitting all the way through final design and construction.
Presley enjoys working in Carson City and Lake Tahoe because of the beautiful and unique environments they provide. Presley’s experience in engineering design includes: conceptual plan development, residential development, commercial development, county/state engineering and environmental permitting, TRPA Permitting, BMP design and monitoring, Emergency Action Plans, Percolation testing & septic system designs, agency plan reviews, construction documents and administration, drainage studies, FEMA elevation certificates, and ADA compliance. Presley is still at the beginning of her career and is looking forward to learning as she possibly can about all aspects of Civil Engineering.