Team

Our skilled team is here to work with you every step of the way. We are proud of the professionals we have put together to help create the best solutions for your next project.

Alexander Zuendt — Owner

Alex is the owner and president of Zuendt Engineering. He earned his bachelors degree from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and his MBA from Colorado State University. Prior to starting the firm in 2014, Alex spent a decade as a civil and structural engineer working on numerous projects across the East Coast. Alex also serves the community as a captain in the South Carolina State Guard and a firefighter for the Boiling Springs Fire Department. He also serves on the Rebuild Upstate Advisory Board.

Angela Gardner — Business Development Director

Few can match what Angela brings to the Zuendt team as our Business Development Director.A graduate of the University of South Carolina, Angela is the former CEO of Ania Apparel and former president of Donald A. Gardner Architects. Angela also spent two years as a project manager of Hillcrest Homes of Lake Keowee. When not leading business development, she serves on the board of the Better Business Bureau as well as serving as a committee member for CREW Upstate.

Natasha Sexton — Director of Land Planning

Natasha is an experienced Landscape Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the architecture & planning industry. She is skilled in AutoCAD, Land Development, ArcGIS, Subcontracts Management, and Urban Planning. A Clemson graduate, Natasha is active with CREW Upstate, the Urban Land Institute and the Greenville County Museum Commission.

Jessica Helmus — Engineer in Training

A Clemson University graduate, Jessica joined the Zuendt team in 2018. At Clemson , she served on the Civil Engineering Student advisory board. There she planed events to garner more interest in the college of civil engineering. Jessica was also the dialogue facilitator for all incoming Clemson students, leading sessions on diversity and inclusion as well as race and ethnicity.

Adam Cook — Engineer in Training

Adam graduated in May 2018 as a Dean’s List recipient from Clemson University with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering. He was previously employed at the SCDOT Headquarters Design Build department.  In addition, he mentors Clemson civil engineers in his free time.

Ben Martin — Engineer in Training

A graduate of The Citadel, Ben has experience in civil, structural and site design under his belt. Martin’s extensive project experience includes commercial development, neighborhood layouts, sanitary sewer lines, storm water schedules, earthwork volumes and a variety of site inspections. Some of his  more specific projects involve self-storage facilities and subdivisions.