Myra is a client relations manager with Exponent, a scientific and engineering consulting firm, and has a passion for meeting new people and making connections. She joined the firm as a technical expert, licensed professional engineer, and certified welding inspector, supporting investigations for insurance claims, construction defects, product liability, environmental, and intellectual property matters. In her current role, she utilizes her industrial knowledge and firsthand experience as an expert witness to facilitate teamwork and collaboration across various practices to help solve just about any scientific or engineering problem facing the world today.
After graduating with her master’s degree from Colorado School of Mines in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Myra worked in the steel industry for both Nucor and Gerdau as a Melt Shop Metallurgist and Process Engineer. She has also worked with Sandia National Lab as a welding engineer, as well as with the failure analysis team within Chevron’s Energy and Technology Company.