BSE Structural Engineers Celebrates 25 Years of Success

April marked BSE Structural Engineers’ 25th Anniversary! To celebrate, BSE hosted an open house event where clients, partners, and staff gathered to mark this incredible milestone and reflect on the company’s successes over the past quarter-century.

The evening was complete with fun activities, including a food truck, cocktails, raffle prizes, and the excitement of the NFL draft playing on big-screen TVs. Attendees enjoyed the festivities while reflecting on the strong relationships built over the years.

“We are grateful to have the support and trust of our clients, partners, and staff over the past 25 years,” said Kevin Boehringer. “It’s an honor to have reached this milestone, and we look forward to continuing to provide exceptional structural engineering services for many more years.”

BSE Structural Engineers has established a reputation as a trusted and reliable partner in structural engineering. As we celebrate our 25th Anniversary, we remain committed to our core values of innovative thinking, intelligent design, and integrated solutions.

Daniel Nagati promoted to Associate at BSE Structural Engineers

We are thrilled to announce our recent promotion to the BSE leadership team! Daniel Nagati, PE, has been promoted to Associate at BSE Structural Engineers. As part of BSE’s management team, Daniel provides leadership of the production staff, including mentoring, scheduling, and development of standards. His leadership skills are evident while working on large-scale projects in healthcare, hospitality, mixed-use, multi-family, warehouse, and industrial markets. Specific notable projects include, Wheatfield Village Apartments, Project Anchor – Costco, Metro Air Park 6, Treasure Valley Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Center, Farpoint San Antonio Indoor Vertical Farm, and Leawood Village Mixed-Use, to name a few.  

Daniel graduated from the University of Kansas in May 2010 with a B.S. in Architectural Engineering and in July of 2012 with a Master of Science in Civil Engineering. Daniel enjoys cooking, skiing, and competing in trivia events when not working. 

Congratulations to Daniel! 

Casey Potter, PE, SE, promoted to Senior Structural Engineer

Congratulations to Casey Potter on her promotion to Senior Structural Engineer and for her hard work and dedication at BSE! We are proud to have her as part of our structural engineering team. Casey interned for two summers before joining the BSE team full-time upon graduation from Kansas State University in 2015. She provides excellent leadership and project management on some of BSE’s most notable markets, such as healthcare, mixed-use, recreation, restaurants, retail, warehouse and industrial, and specialty structural design projects. Casey tells us, “My favorite projects have included various Chicken N’ Pickle projects, Meierotto Jewelers, Manhattan Community Centers, and Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute Addition.”

We are thrilled to have her as another of BSE’s top-notch structural engineers.


Welcome to the team Ryan!

BSE Structural Engineers is excited to welcome Ryan Kubr to our team as a Structural Engineer. A graduate of the University of Nebraska, Omaha, with a Master of Architectural Engineering, structural focus (2012) and a BS Architectural Engineering (2011), Ryan moved to Kansas City after graduating and has remained here ever since. Before joining BSE, Ryan’s experience included ten years in glass and glazing systems engineering, including curtain wall, storefront, panel systems, and glass rail and fin wall products, working with glazing contractors, manufacturers, and architects nationwide.

When not designing structural systems, Ryan enjoys spending his free time following auto racing, driving in local SportsCar Club of America (SCCA) autocross events, and traveling to national parks, racetracks, and other destinations for photography opportunities.

Welcome to BSE, Ryan!

Congrats to BSE’s Newest Licensed Engineer!

Congratulations to Ryan Duren on becoming BSE’s newest licensed structural engineer and for his recent promotion to Senior Structural Engineer.  Ryan recently passed the structural engineering exams to become a licensed professional engineer and structural engineer in the state of Kansas. Ryan is a valuable part of the growing BSE team as a project manager and structural engineer.  He joined BSE in June 2017 and had worked at BSE previously as a summer intern.  Ryan graduated from the University of Nebraska with a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering in 2016 and a Master of Architectural Engineering in May 2017.  Some of Ryan’s recent projects have included Lenexa Justice Center, US Engineering Metalworks Facility, along with several million square feet of tilt-up warehouses nationwide for major brands including Walmart, Lowes, Amazon, SC Johnson, and Chewy.

Congratulations, Ryan, on this great milestone!

Josh Huenefeld Promoted to Principal at BSE Structural Engineers

BSE Structural Engineers is proud to announce the promotion of Josh Huenefeld, PE, SE to Principal/Owner.  Josh joins the current principals Steve Busey, PE and Kevin Boehringer, PE, SE. 

Josh recently celebrated 10 years with BSE. Josh joined BSE in 2011 as a summer intern and then hired on full-time after graduating in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Architectural Engineering from Kansas State University. Josh has been an asset since he joined our team and has made his mark as a leader with his work ethic, dedication to providing the highest level of design and the training and mentoring he provides to our team.

Josh leads the production team and has served as a project manager and structural engineer on a wide variety of projects including commercial, healthcare, mixed-use, recreation, senior living and warehouse and industrial projects. In addition, Josh has been integral in developing our design standards and processes.

Please join us in congratulating Josh!

Announcing our Newest Promotion

We are proud to announce our recent promotion to the BSE leadership team!  Josh Huenefeld, PE, SE, has been promoted to Associate at BSE Structural Engineers.  Josh is a structural engineer and project manager with over 6 years of experience.  Josh was an intern with BSE for two summers while in college and then joined BSE full time after graduating in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Architectural Engineering from Kansas State University.

Josh provides leadership on a variety of projects including commercial, mixed-use, multi-family housing, recreation, senior living, and warehouse and industrial.  Josh’s attention to detail, technical excellence and ability to successfully lead the design team through the design and coordination of projects has made him an essential part of the team.  In addition, Josh provides mentoring and training for employees, along with developing and maintaining design standards.

Congratulations to Josh!


Structural Engineer Casey Receives Masters Degree!

Congratulations to structural engineer Casey Stallbaumer for receiving her Master of Science in Architectural Engineering on May 13, 2016 from Kansas State University. For her Master of Science degree Casey completed the following thesis: Design Comparison of Hybrid Masonry Types for Seismic Lateral Force Resistance for Low-Rise Buildings.

Casey joined BSE as a structural engineer in June 2015 and had worked the previous two summers as an intern.  While working full time, Casey completed her Master of Science degree and was able to maintain her outstanding 4.0 GPA.  Way to go Casey!

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Congratulations to Cassie!

Congratulations to our intern, Cassie Barger on her recent graduation from University of Central Missouri (UCM) and joining BSE as a full-time Design Technician.  Cassie graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Drafting and Design with an emphasis in Structural drafting. Cassie has been an intern at BSE since September 30, 2014 and a valued part of the BSE team, so we are excited to have Cassie join us as a full-time employee. While at UCM, Cassie was actively involved in American Institute of Building Design (AIBD) and American Design Drafting Association (ADDA).  Outside of work, Cassie enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Jordan, paintballing, gardening, and spending time with their puppy, Mr. Buddy Boy.  Cassie also loves crafting projects for around the house, spending time with her family and friends, and bakes yummy treats for the BSE team!

Congratulations to Cody and Lauren Buckley on their New Addition

Congratulations to structural engineer Cody Buckley and his wife, Lauren, on the birth of their baby boy, Hubert (Hugh) Michael Buckley. Hugh was born November 10, 2015 and was 8 pounds, 9 ounces and 21 inches long. Everyone is doing great!

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