F&D International is pleased to welcome Christopher Frishcosy to our team. Chris is an engineering intern from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He is currently studying for his Masters of Science in Civil Engineering. Chris is a graduate of the University of South Carolina where he received his undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering and his EIT credentials. When he isn’t in class, working, or studying he enjoys skydiving, scuba diving, sports and dancing.
His goal upon graduation is to specialize in disaster response and recovery solutions for communities across the U.S. and internationally. His passion is to assist small communities in developing countries plan for natural disasters as well as provide engineering expertise for emergency shelter design, and permanent, affordable housing in these communities. He will be traveling overseas this summer to assist with potential community development projects, including disaster vulnerability analysis, and contingency plan development, hazard resistant shelter design/retrofitting, and improving water and sanitation capacities. Welcome Chris!