Professional Profile: Jerry Manavalan 2018

Jerry Manavalan

Name: Jerry Manavalan

Title: Senior Electrical Engineer 

Company: Kohler Ronan, LLC

Location: Danbury, CT & New York, NY

Birthplace: Thrissur, Kerala, India 

Education: BS Electrical Engineering, Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY.

First job outside of construction: Information Technology Intern

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Kohler Ronan is a multi-disciplined engineering consultancy dedicated to providing exceptional mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and technology design, as well as complete energy analysis, sustainable design, and commissioning services. I provide comprehensive electrical systems design that meets our client’s operating conditions, architectural envelope, code requirements and master plan. The projects I work on cover a wide spectrum of sectors, including museums, universities, and historic buildings. Kohler Ronan will continue to develop a quality product for our clients and be a leader in our industry. Personally, I look to continue to grow in my career at the firm and to learn more on each and every project. 

How do you unwind from a busy day? Family and friends. 

Favorite TV show: “The Office”

Favorite movie: “Office Space”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Johnny Cash – “Ain’t no grave”

One word to describe your work environment: Teamwork 

Rules to live by in business: “Be on a Never-Ending Quest to Learn”

What is your dream job? Partner of an MEP firm.