Goldsmith Engineering
The highest quality design services within a family business culture

Executive Bios


Keith J Goldsmith, P.E. 

President & ceo

Keith directs all facets of land development consulting, client relations, and fiscal management. He has the pivotal job of balancing project management with personnel management and has experience in project management for some of the largest and most complicated residential and golf course developments in the region. Using the state-of-the-art hydrologic methods, Keith has engineered major master drainage plans including hydrologic interfacing and wetland and stream resource protection.


Brian R. Goldsmith

vp of operations

Brian’s responsibilities are varied.  First and foremost, Brian manages the implementation of new technologies and software, and is responsible for the vision, development and upkeep of the firm’s IT, CADD and communications systems.  His other role is in the supervision of all subdivision platting and legal documents for recording.


Brian P. Fields

Sr. Engineering Project Manager

Brian Fields is one of the firm's lead project engineers for grading and drainage design and road, utility and overall plat development improvements. Liaising between developers and various agencies, he’s an expert in the engineering and platting aspects of land development. His expertise has secured construction, land use, preliminary plat and/or entitlement permits from most major governmental agencies in the state of Washington. Brian’s vast field of expertise includes feasibility evaluation, planning, engineering studies, infrastructure systems, financial analysis and final design supervision of land use plans.


Lee D. Nyquist

Director of Survey, P.L.S.

As Director of Survey, Lee is responsible for direct oversight and management of all field activities and Global Positioning System (GPS) control projects for the company.  He also processes engineering and surveying calculations pertaining to construction staking, prepares legal descriptions, maps topographic, boundary and A.L.T.A. survey projects, and coordinates large subdivision platting base control data.  He is experienced in AutoCAD, Land Development Desktop and Civil 3D design software, digital terrain modeling, and various data collection software applications.