Vincent E. Sagan, P.E., F.ASCE, Senior Staff Engineer for the Metal Buildings Manufacturers Association (MBMA), manages research and engineering projects, and interacts with United States code and standards organizations. He represents MBMA on the AISI Committee on Specifications for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members and several ASCE 7 Subcommittees. He has over 30 years of experience in all phases of investigation, design, and construction of buildings and other structures.