Meet Our Team
Hayden Consulting Engineers has a full staff of experienced and knowledgeable employees to meet all of your structural engineering needs.
Darron Hayden, P.E., S.E.
Principal Structural Engineer
Mr. Hayden founded Hayden Consulting Engineers, Inc. in 2003. He has over 20 years of engineering consulting experience and is licensed in six states. Darron has worked on a large variety of projects including new construction, structural condition assessments, repair of existing structures, seismic upgrades, and historic renovations. view resume
Gabi Miller, P.E.
Mrs. Miller has worked at Hayden Consulting Engineers since June of 2005. She is licensed in Oregon, Washington, and California. Gabi has worked on projects for schools, fire stations, breweries, office and warehouse buildings, custom homes, and multi-family complexes up to five stories. She specializes in new construction, seismic upgrades and ASCE 41 assessments. view resume
Kathryn joined the Hayden team in 2015 as bookkeeper. She has over eight years of office administration and bookkeeping experience, as well as a background in interior design and drafting.
Curtis McFeron, P.E.
Senior Project Manager
Curtis joined the Hayden team in 2004. Since then he has collaborated on the design of a variety of building projects including office, warehouse, multifamily, retail facilities, new residential, residential remodels, metal building foundations, and seismic strengthening of buildings. His most recent large-scale project was the structural engineering design for an 8 story building. The design included the lateral analysis, concrete shear wall design, and the mat slab and pile foundation design. view resume
Andy Roe, P.E.
Andy has been with Hayden Engineers since 2007. He works on a variety of projects, including commercial tenant improvements, residential remodel, fire escape certification, historic renovation, and seismic retrofit. He is a licensed P.E. in Oregon and California. view resume
Shelby McKenna, E.I.T.
Shelby began working for Hayden Consulting Engineers as an intern in the summer of 2013. After graduating with an engineering degree, she was hired full time as a structural designer and engineer in training in the summer of 2014. Since then, Shelby has designed many different types of structures, big and small, with a main focus on wood-framed building design. view resume
Vincent Mallada, E.I.T.
Vince joined the Hayden Consulting Engineers team in 2016. With a B.S. Civil Engineering and EIT License he was brought on as a Structural Designer. His past experience exposed him to many large-scale concrete construction projects. view resume
Aaron Schmalz, E.I.T.
Aaron joined the Hayden Consulting Engineers team in 2017 as a structural intern. He graduated from Portland State University in 2017 where he earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering. After graduation Aaron was hired full time as a structural designer and engineer in training. He works on a variety of projects using materials such as concrete, steel, masonry, and wood. view resume
Senior Structural Drafter
Mr. Miller has 20+ years experience in the structural drafting and design field. He has worked on projects including residential, small to large commercial buildings, and industrial facilities. At HCE he provides design drawings from the beginning schematics to the final completed project for residential and commercial buildings ranging from remodels to new buildings. Other tasks include site visits, site summary reports, and reviewing “as-built” conditions for buildings, as well as I.T. services for the office.
Clair joined the Hayden team in early 2017. She graduated from Portland Community College in 2015 with an Associates of Applied Science in Architectural Design and Drafting. Her drafting experience includes new construction, additions, remodels, and a personal project involving a kitchen remodel.