ProfileLuke Ferguson graduated with his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2010. After a year analyzing Boeing 737 fuselage structures, he joined Valmont Industries as a structural design engineer in Valley, NE. His first four years at Valmont were spent designing telecom, utility, lighting and traffic structures. After earning his Professional Civil Engineering license, he accepted the role of Applications Engineering Manager for Valmont Site Pro 1 in late 2015. With a focus on A&E support, Luke has spent the last three years traveling and providing educational presentations to telecom carriers, A&E firms and scoping teams across the country. In this time, he has presented to hundreds of teams and has gained an intimate knowledge of the day-to-day issues the facing engineers and carriers today. By staying active in TIA committees, he keeps a working knowledge of the latest telecom codes and requirements to ensure he is giving up-to-date advice. Luke now resides in Orange County, CA where he enjoys surfing, hiking and other outdoor activities.