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Ponce-Fuess Engineering

Our People

We are a team of experienced, knowledgeable individuals from a diverse range of backgrounds. We’re committed to the success of your project and we are confident we can exceed your expectations.

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University of Texas at Austin
M.S. in Civil Engineering (Structures), 1997

Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
B.S. in Civil Engineering, 1995

Lucas Ponce, PE

Founder and President

Lucas Ponce is the founder and president of Ponce-Fuess Engineering, LLC. Mr. Ponce's career began and thrived during a nearly 12-year tenure with L.A. Fuess Partners, Inc., where he was responsible for the structural design of a variety of building types, including K-12, higher educational facilities, parking structures, hospitals, resort hotels, corporate offices, regional shopping malls, and high-rise residential developments.

While he serves in multiple management capacities with Ponce-Fuess Engineering, his role as a structural engineering team leader and project manager is where he devotes most of his time. Outside of the firm, Mr. Ponce is further recognized by his peers as a standout in the structural design community through his election to multiple leadership roles within the Structural Engineers Association of Texas.

Project Responsibilities

  • Principal-in-Charge of Projects
  • Project Management
  • Project Engineering
  • Consultation
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University of Texas at Arlington
M.Eng in Civil Engineering, 1986

University of Texas at Austin
B.S. Architectural Engineering, 1983

Gary Stowe, PE

Senior Project Manager

Mr. Stowe is a Senior Project Manager with more than 30 years’ of structural design and project leadership experience. His project experience includes educational facilities, parking structures, hospitals, mid and high-rise structures, warehouse and distribution centers, aviation facilities, mixed-use and retail, and municipal developments. Prior to joining Ponce-Fuess in 2012, Gary served as a Director of Structural Engineering and as a Structural Discipline Leader for design groups focused on retail and distribution centers that completed work for several major retailers all across North America. He is licensed in most of the 50 states and is considered the go-to person for solving difficult structural challenges. As a key member of the Ponce-Fuess team, he is responsible for leading project staff through the successful completion of each project from design through construction.

Project Responsibilities

  • Project Management
  • Project Engineering
  • Project Coordination