Professional Profile: Mark Kluczynski, 2019

Mark Kluczynski

Name: Mark Kluczynski

Title: Principal/Structural Engineering Manager

Company: SWBR

Location: Rochester, NY

Birthplace: Buffalo, NY

First job unrelated to your current field: I worked as a stock clerk at a local grocery store. I remember freezing my hands handling the ice cream.

First job in your current field: I learned a lot working over the summer at a three-person engineering firm in Buffalo during college.

What your firm does now and its plans for the future? We’re a growing architectural and engineering firm with a fun and challenging environment.  We have ambitions to become a national design firm. 

Hobbies: I’m a football referee in the Big Ten Conference. I’m lucky to be working with the top officials in the country and experiencing the passion of college football every week.

Favorite book or author: “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown

Favorite movie: “The Natural”

Keys to success: Attract the best people and give them the freedom to use their talents and do what they do best.

What is your dream job? Definitely something that gets me outside when the weather is nice.