The Yolo County Department of Planning & Public Works recently welcomed Ed Short as the county’s new chief building official. Most recently, Mr. Short worked as a consultant to the City of Stockton’s Community Development Department.
Prior to his work for the City of Stockton, Mr. Short was a principle/supervising engineer and interim chief building official for the City of Sacramento, a code compliance manager/building official for Bureau Veritas/Berryman and Hennigar and a building official/public works director for Pacific Municipal Consultants. Mr. Short has also held engineering positions with the County of Sacramento.
Mr. Short received his bachelors of science in civil/structural engineering from the University of California, Davis. He is a licensed professional engineer, a credentialed building official and a certified flood manager.