Brian Spencer

Brian Spencer, SE Structural Engineer


Brian has been with Architechnics since 2007 and became a partner in 2018. Brian is a licensed Structural Engineer and coordinates structural design on all projects along with project management and construction monitoring. Prior to joining Architechnics, Brian worked in Chicago from 1996-2007.


Brian’s focus is the structural design of building systems providing efficient designs which meet current building code standards and loads. Brian also works closely with the Architectural Staff to seamlessly integrate the structural systems into the building design. Brian’s expertise includes:

Facility Assessment Structural Repair Design

Structural System Design Construction Coordination

Building and Information Modeling (BIM)


  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Bachelor’s of Arts in Architectural Studies, 1994
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Master’s of Arts in Architecture with an emphasis in structures, 1996


  • Structural engineer licensed in Illinois


  • Structural Engineers Association of Illinois – Past Director
  • The Missouri Structural Assessment and Visual Evaluation (SAVE) Coalition
  • Webmaster; National Council of Structural Engineers – Past Webmaster

Relevant Project Experience

Project Management and Structural System Design

  • OSF HealthCare Sleep Center, Interior Renovation
  • OSF Holy Family Medical Facility Roof Replacements
  • Baldwin Elementary School, Renovation and Addition
  • Rooney Elementary School
  • Hannibal Visitors and Convention Bureau
  • Ralls County School District, New Elementary School
  • Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
  • Quincy University, Press Box at QU Stadium
  • Culver Stockton College, Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Building and Information Modeling, MEP Clash Detection and Coordination

  • Blessing Hospital Patient Tower Expansion
  • Blessing Hospital Kitchen Remodel
  • Blessing Hospital Operating Room Expansion
  • Blessing Hospital Patient Tower

On-Site Architectural/Engineering Representative for the Renovation of Hammond Hall, Capital Development Board – Division of Veterans Affairs, Quincy, IL

Community Involvement

  • Attends and volunteers at The Crossing
  • Volunteer for Friends of the Performing Arts, Quincy Public Schools