Richard Herfst, P.Eng., Struct.Eng., S.E. (CA, WA)

Richard has been a consulting structural engineer, specializing in building design, since 1996. He worked for MSS Engineering, Read Jones Christoffersen, and Glotman Simpson before founding Wicke Herfst Maver Consulting with two partners in 2006. In 2013, wanting to specialize in smaller projects, he founded RA Herfst Consultants.


Ely Kazakoff, P.Eng.

Ely has been a consulting structural engineer since 1971. He worked for Dominion Construction before joining MSS Engineering, becoming a partner in 1985. In 2007 he closed the firm and went to work for Stantec Consulting, and then Wicke Herfst Maver Consulting in 2009. In early 2014 he joined RA Herfst Consultants.