Consulting Structural Engineers

Dunn Associates, Inc. Announces New President

March 18, 2019

It is with great excitement that Dunn Associates, Inc. formally announces recent changes in leadership. Tait Ketcham has been promoted and will serve as President of Dunn Associates, Inc. 

His first action was to re-write the President’s role. “My passion is finding solutions to complex engineering questions and associating with our great clients. I will remain actively involved with projects and clients and not be bogged down with administrative paperwork.”  Therefore, moving forward Tait will continue to lead projects, manage other project managers and mentor younger engineers. Dunn Associates, Inc. is excited for this new change which clearly aligns with their core values. David Dunn, CEO, expressed to the staff that, “Tait is exactly what we need at this time.” 

Tait joined Dunn Associates in 2003 and has been a Principal for the last eleven years. Some of Tait’s recent accomplishments have been the involvement in the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah, Fairbourne Station, One Empire Pass, Pendry Park City, Hale Centre Theatre, Draper City Recreation Center and the Utah State Correctional Facility. 

He is the current President of the Structural Engineers Association of Utah (SEAU), an organization whose primary goals are promote acquaintance and understanding among structural engineers, promote technical expertise, legislation and codes relating to structural engineering.

A Utah native, Tait has always had a passion for the outdoors and horseback riding. When he isn’t engineering buildings, Tait devotes his time to his wife and kids, and the occasional pet horse.