Catherine Pastoor, PE, SE

Catherine Pastoor, PE, SE


An Associate with SK&A, Catherine Pastoor, PE, SE, joined the firm in 2011. She oversees the quality delivery of our services, including implementation and refinement of the structural analysis and design efforts, document development, coordination, and Construction Administration services. She is responsible for our proactive team communications and responsiveness, as well as providing economical, practical design solutions while maintaining a strong client-centric focus and guiding our team to deliver on the client’s vision.  Catherine is proficient with the lateral analysis of high-rise buildings and is responsive and organized when developing cost-effective solutions for clients in a timely manner.  Catherine’s project experience at SK&A includes commercial and residential buildings, parking garages, mixed-use developments, and associated specialized structures.


  • Rising Star Award, Structural Engineering Association of Metropolitan Washington, 2023
  • Vanderbilt’s Arthur J. Dyer Jr. Memorial Prize 2010 for best work in study and/or design in use of structural steel for a member of the American Society for Civil Engineers
  • National Winner of the 2010 Arthur Ashe Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship


  • Master of Science, Structural Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Civil Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN