David K. Zachary PE Biography

David K. Zachary, PE


David K. Zachary, PE received his bachelor's degree in civil engineering from California State University, Chico (with an emphasis on structural engineering), David completed his post-graduate work in structural design at University of California, Davis. He is educated in LEED Green Building and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Tahoe Truckee Engineers Association, and Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.

David founded Zachary Engineering in 1996 in Nevada City, California after working in Sacramento for two years designing and installing architectural pre-cast panels for high-rise buildings throughout California.

David also worked locally for The Gary Davis Group in Tahoe City, CA for two years doing Civil and Structural Engineering.  Zachary Engineering moved to North Lake Tahoe in 1999, focusing on residential and commercial structural design in the Tahoe-Truckee area.


David K. Zachary, PE is a licensed Professional Engineer in California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Hawaii.  David is also a multi-engine IFR pilot, which enables him to do work anywhere on the West Coast.