Klingner Architect earns Disaster Evaluation Certification

GALESBURG, IL, SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 — Lead Architect Cody Basham, AIA, LEED Green Associate, of the Klingner & Associates, P.C. (Klingner) Galesburg branch has earned certification as a CAL OES SAP Post-Disaster Evaluator. This American Institute of Architects (AIA) technical training program certifies professionals to assess the safety of structures and infrastructure after windstorms, floods, and earthquakes – ultimately helping residents and businesses return to habitable buildings faster.


Basham has been an architect and building evaluator with Klingner since 2014. His work has included educational, commercial, industrial, residential, and health facilities throughout Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri. Basham holds a Master of Architecture and Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies from Southern Illinois University – Carbondale, as well as licensure in Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan.





Klingner & Associates, P.C. (Klingner) is a family and employee-owned engineering, surveying, and architecture firm focused on enhancing communities across the Midwest. Founded in 1905, Klingner features a staff of 115 licensed engineers, architects, surveyors, and support personnel. This multidisciplinary team manages projects of all sizes and complexities from offices in Quincy, IL; Galesburg, IL; Columbia, MO; Hannibal, MO; Burlington, IA; Davenport, IA; and Pella, IA. www.klingner.com