Learn more about the newest Engineer to join the Klingner team: Steve Damm, PE (Mechanical / Electrical / Plumbing).


Q: Tell us a bit about yourself…

Steve: I’m a 2002 graduate of Kansas State University with a BA in Architectural Engineering. I am a member of ASHRAE (American Society of Heating Refrigeration Air-Conditioning Engineers). I like participating in local running (5K) events, and I look forward to weekend hiking adventures with the family, golfing, running, and playing basketball. We follow the St. Louis Cardinals and everything Kansas State Wildcats.

Q: What brings you to the Klingner team?

Steve: It has been a family and career goal to move home to Quincy. I’m excited about the growth and opportunities ahead to contribute to Quincy and the surrounding communities.

Q: What do you enjoy most about the types of projects you work on?

Steve: I like visiting the job site and meeting with facilities / contractors during the design and construction of a project.

Q: What inspired you to become an engineer?

Steve: My brother-in-law inspired me to become an engineer. I did well in math and sciences, so when I found out about Kansas State’s unique Architectural Engineering program, I knew engineering was for me.

Q: When you’re working on a tough problem, what is your thinking “go-to”?

Steve: A brisk walk in the sun. Also, I try to have an apple and orange breaks during the day to keep me energized.