About Us

Every project is unique, and deserves individual attention and design consideration:  Especially in Santa Cruz County with its complex geologic, coastal and mountain environment. Dees & Associates, Inc. has more than thirty years of local experience delivering cost-effective, value engineering for all projects.  Dees & Associates was founded in 2004 by Rebecca Dees as a sole proprietorship. The firm was incorporated in 2005, with the main office located in Santa Cruz, California. Rebecca Dees is the sole shareholder. Rebecca (Becky) Dees graduated from San Jose State in 1993 with a BS in civil engineering; achieving honorable mention and top 10% of her class. During her time at San Jose State, she was vice-president (and later secretary) of the Civil Engineering Honor Society, Chi Epsilon, and a member of the engineering honor society Tau Beta Pi. While attending college Becky worked part-time as a laboratory and field technician at Haro Kasunich & Associates, a geotechnical and coastal engineering firm in Watsonville, California. She continued working for Haro Kasunich & Associates for fourteen years as a project manager, radiation safety officer, laboratory supervisor, and supervisor of the Caltrans construction testing program.      -�.X