Licensed PE in 9 States

Kenneth B. Robinson, PE | President

Structural Engineer | 30+ Years of Experience

Over his career, Ken worked for a variety of companies before founding KBRACE, including a large international A&E firm, a mid-sized multi-disciplinary engineering company, and an agency CM contractor. These experiences provided the foundation for his depth of knowledge in structural analysis and design as well as setting the basis of the firm’s team approach to projects, including working with and for contractors. He not only oversees the company operations, but continues to stay involved in projects, including project management, design and drafting. 

Ken is also a certified document technologist through the Construction Specifications Institute.

Professional Affiliations:

National Society of Professional Engineers

Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers

Construction Specification Institute

American Concrete Institute

American Institute of Steel Construction

American Society of Civil Engineers


Higher Education Advisory Boards

Structural Design & Construction Engineering Technology | HACC, Harrisburg, PA  & PSU, Middletown, PA

Robert J.O. Daughtry, PE | Engineer

Robert joined KBRACE part time for a year before coming on board full-time after graduation from Penn State University in 2016. In December 2021, he earned his PE license. He is an Engineer trained in structural design software such as Enercalc and both RISA 2D and 3D Finite Element Analysis programs. He is also proficient in AutoCAD and Revit. Robert’s responsibilities include structural design, project management, drafting, and shop drawing review and processing. 

Nick Ancypowic | Draftsman/CAD Operator

Nick worked with KBRACE part-time for 10 years before becoming full-time in 2018 as a Draftsman/CAD Operator.  He is trained in AutoCAD as well as Revit. His responsibilities vary from drafting and modeling to shop drawing review and processing.

Mel Robinson | Office Manager

Mel graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts (photography) with minors in Art History and Wood Furniture Design. Prior to working for KBR Associates, Consulting Engineers (KBRACE), she worked a variety of office positions including sales, marketing, sourcing and customer service for a medical device manufacturer, and tv data provider.