As Associates of Holbert Apple, these professional engineers are directly in charge of the analysis, design, production of construction documents and construction administration for projects. They are responsible for the evaluation and selection of structural systems for new projects under their management.

Sante A. Taroli, PE

Prior to joining Holbert Apple Associates in early 2007, Mr. Taroli spent twelve years with Delon Hampton & Associates, Silver Spring, MD as Group Manager, Building Structures and Associate responsible for assignment, scheduling and delegation of work throughout the structural group. He provided technical guidance and key decisions through all phases of design and construction of multi-story new building projects.

Mr. Taroli holds a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (Structures Option) from The Pennsylvania State University (1986) and holds active professional registrations in Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia and Pennsylvania. His professional organization memberships include the American Concrete Institute, American Institute of Steel Construction and the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Kurt Wagner, PE

Joining Holbert Apple Associates in mid-2007, Mr. Wagner is the key Project Manager responsible for concrete, masonry and wood deterioration field surveys, reports, analyses, repair designs, contract documents and construction phase services. Prior to this, Mr. Wagner was a Project Manager and Associate for a large consulting structural engineering firm in Rockville, MD for 20 years where he was in charge of rehabilitation projects.

Mr. Wagner holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Engineering in Structural Engineering from the University of Florida (1974 and 1976, respectively) and holds active professional registrations in Florida, Maryland and Virginia. His professional organization memberships include the American Concrete Institute (Member of Committees 362 – Parking Structures and 546 – Repair of Concrete), International Concrete Repair Institute, American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Institute of Steel Construction.

Margaret J. Giron , PE

Prior to joining Holbert Apple Associates in April 2016, Ms. Giron worked as a Project Manager for a large consulting structural engineering firm in Maryland for 15 years. There she was responsible for the analysis and design of a wide range of building framing systems, including cast-in-place concrete, post-tensioned concrete, structural steel, masonry and wood; preparation of construction documents and specifications; and, construction administration.

Ms. Giron holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (1999) and a Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering (2000) from The Pennsylvania State University. She holds an active professional registration in Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania. Her professional organization memberships include the American Institute of Steel Construction, the American Concrete Institute and the American Society of Civil Engineers.