Lester Meu, AIA

Lester G. Meu, a practicing Architect for 40 years and President of George Meu Associates in Oakland California, has construction field review responsibilities for firm projects many in high seismic risk areas. Since the 1989 California Loma Prieta earthquake, he performs post-earthquake private sector reviews of commercial buildings and conducts ASTM Property Condition Assessments. Lester is a California Office of Emergency Services Post Disaster Safety Assessment Evaluator, both a Cal-OES SAP and National AIA SAP Trainer, and serves on the National AIA 2019 Disaster Assistance Committee. His SAP deployments span from Hurricane Katrina in 2005 to the more recent 2017 and 2018 Northern California Firestorms.