The Fire Protection Research Foundation welcomes Amanda Kimball to our staff. After an eight year career at Arup, an independent, international firm of designers, planners, engineers and technical specialists, she joins us the Foundation as a project manager. Amanda has varied project experience with this global fire engineering company including most recently working as a project manager/senior fire engineer, and as a leader of their Evacuation and Human Behavior Americas group. She also has extensive experience with CFD fire and smoke models as well as probabilistic fire modeling for structure risk and evacuation.
Amanda received her Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering and a Master of Science degree in fire protection engineering from WPI. She is also a registered professional engineer in the State of Massachusetts and a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator.