Joaquin “Jake” Perez, PE
Principal / Director of Engineering
Joaquin “Jake” Perez, PE, serves as Principal and Director of Engineering of Bolton Perez & Associates, Inc. (BPA), which was established in March 1997. With over 36 years of extensive engineering experience, Jake has specialized in the engineering of transportation related projects including but not limited to airports, mass transit and highway bridges. His expertise encompasses structural design, and the rehabilitation and construction of bridges which include concrete segmental bridges, prestressed AASHTO girder bridges, steel plate girders, and steel box girder bridges.
Jake is a hands-on leader and dedicated problem-solver, consistently striving for excellence and efficiency. He manages the overall operations of BPA and focuses on strategically growing the firm over the years to come. A few of the more notable projects Jake has worked on over the course of his tenure include: Foresta Panama, Panama; Turnpike Mainline Widening; Palmetto Segment #6 Pedestrian Overpass Bridge, Spanish River Blvd. Interchange; and Broward Blvd. PD&E, which recently received the FDOT/ACEC’s 2020 Outstanding PD&E/Planning Project Award.
- 36+ Years of Experience
- Registered Professional Engineer, State of Florida #37336
- MS Civil Engineering, Florida International University, 1988
- BS Civil Engineering, University of Miami, 1983
- American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Member
- American Council of Engineering Companies of Florida (ACEC-FL) Member