Mr. Charland co-founded Jenkins & Charland, Inc., now a TRC Worldwide company, in 1965. He has more than forty-five years experience in the design of high-rise buildings, hotels and resorts, aviation facilities, libraries, correction centers, heavy marine, roads, bridges, building restoration, office buildings, industrial plants, parking garages, and practically all types of structures encountered in the field of civil engineering.
He is an active member of the Broward County Central Examining Board for Engineering Construction since 1976, a past member of the Structural Committee of the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals, and was a key member of the Department of Community Affairs Hurricane Andrew Damage Assessment Team. In April 2005, Mr. Charland was appointed by Florida Governor Jeb Bush to serve a 4-year term on the eleven-member Florida Board of Professional Engineers.
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering - University of Florida, 1961