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Chuck Hope, P.E.


Principal, Structural Engineering
San Diego, California

Chuck Hope, P.E.

Chuck Hope joined Coffman in October 2017 as part of the merger with Hope-Amundson Structural Engineers. With an 80 year family history in engineering and architecture in San Diego, Chuck has a unique tie to the local community. Chuck worked for Hope Architects and Engineers before founding Hope Engineering in 1993. Jim Amundson joined him in 1999 as a partner to form Hope-Amundson. Chuck is now a principal in Coffman's San Diego office.

As an experienced structural engineer, Chuck brings invaluable leadership experience to every project he manages in public and private sectors. His general areas of expertise includes projects for research and development, life science/biotechnology, and commercial facilities. 

Chuck attended San Diego State University and has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.

Professional Affiliations

Structural Engineers Association of San Diego
Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC) 
Downtown San Diego Partnership