Michael Starego

Principal Engineer - Electrical, Southland Industries

As Principal Electrical Engineer, Michael is responsible for providing oversight on electrical design and analysis projects, developing department standards, maintaining quality control of electrical engineering projects, and managing electrical engineering personnel. With over 25 years of experience, Michael has been the Engineer of Record for many complex site and building projects in the mission-critical, industrial, education, healthcare, commercial, and government markets.

He also performs many building power system analyses including power quality studies, harmonic analyses, lifecycle analyses, and short circuit, coordination, and arc flash studies. Michael leverages his extensive design-build and integrated project delivery (IPD) project experience to enhance designs in constructability, cost and schedule practicality, and maintainability. He has a passion for working directly with owners and builders to develop unique and cutting-edge solutions for implementation into new electrical projects.

Michael has a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University. He holds a PE license in over 15 states and is a member of the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, and the National Fire Protection Association.