David Pirnia, PE

David Pirnia, PE


An Associate with SK&A, David Pirnia, PE, is the structural design team lead and serves as our day-to-day point of contact on key projects.  Drawing on his years of experience, David guides and overseas the structural team, including implementation and refinement of the structural analysis and design efforts, document development, coordination, and construction administration services on their projects.  He is also responsible for the quality delivery of services, 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.

Industry Leadership

  • Rising Star Award, Structural Engineering Association of Metropolitan Washington, 2019
  • Team Leader for SK&A’s Education and Local Government Focus Groups


  • Master of Engineering, Structural Engineering, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, Indiana