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John Hernandez, PE, PLS


John Hernandez is a licensed Professional Civil Engineer and a Cal Poly Pomona Alumnus. John grew up in the civil engineer and surveying environment and assisted his parents on various projects from early childhood. Throughout High School and College, John had opportunities to work in areas of surveying, civil engineering, traffic studies, hydrology and drainage studies, and a multitude of private and government sector projects. During his time at Cal Poly, he joined various clubs and associations including Chi Epsilon Civil Engineering Honor Society, California Land Surveyors Association (CLSA), Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) and American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

After graduating from Cal Poly Pomona, John joined Hernandez, Kroone & Associates full-time. John has designed numerous land development projects as well as participated in preparing acquisition documents and surveying for the California High-Speed Rail project. John is currently serving as Treasurer and chapter board member for the Riverside / San Bernardino CLSA.

John is proud to be the next generation of HKA. “My parents started this company with a simple goal of providing sound professional engineering work for a good value. Anne and Richard instilled in me, great values and work ethics that I think are important to maintain in this industry and necessary to have in this new generation. It’s their core values that I approach every project with.”