Mr. Flowers has over 45 years of active professional experience in project design and business management with clientele in five western states. Mr. Flowers provides proven leadership and will provide or direct hands-on management and guidance to planning, design, and construction projects. His experience provides proven capabilities in a wide range of construction including major sewage collection and water distribution facilities from Federal Government installations, municipal construction projects and major shopping centers and industrial installations. Mr. Flowers is responsible for overall responsibility of project development and completion, problem solving guidance and contractual commitments on behalf of his clients. His experience includes planning and design of extensive land development ventures, both commercial and residential.

Mr. Flowers' career began with construction inspection work for the County of San Bernardino, the City of Redlands, and additional construction experience with the California Division of Highways (CalTrans). He also served as the project construction engineer on the Dart Industries Silverlakes project, a 2,000 acre residential land development. His endeavors include design of major projects in commercial development, sewer master planning, special District Engineering for water distribution systems and for large sewage collection systems. Mr. Flowers served as design engineer for several commercial developments in the City of Los Angeles.

Mr. Flowers is also experienced with Clean Water Grant - EPA funded project requirements (Mission Canyon Area Sewer Facilities for the County of Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Sewerage Facilities Project for the Santa Ynez Community Services District), as well as those projects funded by the Farmers Home Administration (Los Alamos Water System Improvement Project) and Federal Block Grants (Santa Ynez Indian Reservation Study). He has performed engineering services on several Federal government installations, including March A.F.B., Edward's A.F.B., Fort Huachuca, Norton A.F.B. and George A.F.B.

Mr. Flowers has been in responsible charge of civil site evaluation, site improvement design and construction including the site evaluation and selection process for the County of Santa Barbara’s North County Jail.

Mr. Flowers' experience as a professional engineer touches on most aspects of the Civil Engineering field, with an emphasis on land development. He has been responsible for planning, design, and construction for many infrastructure and site development projects, large and small, public and private, in California and in several western states.

As a principal of Flowers & Associates in Santa Barbara, land development has been his primary area of endeavor with design participation in many of the more successful public works, institutional, commercial, light industrial, and residential projects primarily in Santa Barbara County.

EDUCATION

BS Civil Engineering

California State Polytechnic University Pomona

 

INTERESTS

Hiking & backpacking through the Sierra Nevadas, Rockies, Himalayas, Cascades, and Andes Mountains

Practicing martial arts under Sensei Sabat and Sensei Becerra

Collecting and restoring classic american cars

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • ASCE
  • HBA of the Central Coast
  • Elings Park Board Member