Craig Cole is a structural engineer in the San Francisco Bay Area with over 40 years’ experience in structural design, earthquake and wind risk assessment, and retrofit and repair design. He has worked in several Bay Area consulting firms specializing in structures located in high hazard earthquake areas. His work has included assessing the vulnerability of structures around the world. He participated in two EMI design projects, four post-disaster EMI emergency response teams, and a recent EMI pre-disaster risk assessment project in Haiti. Craig and his wife live in California, USA.