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Mike McKillip, PhD, PE

Civil Engineer

Mike enjoys helping colleagues and clients and has served as project engineer, assistant project manager, and design lead for water system planning and design projects throughout Oregon. He has been involved in hydraulic modeling, planning, design, field engineering, and construction administration for a variety of projects, including water reservoirs, water supply wells, and pump stations. Mike has also served a key hydraulic analysis role in many wastewater and stormwater projects.


What would surprise people about you? The entryway into my house is filled with Star Wars LEGO ships battling it out. I joined the Army right out of high school, and I got married in my hot tub.

Career in your next life: If I could hold a note, I’d love to sing

Best place to be when you aren’t working: Dancing!

Curious about: Enjoy civics (not politics)

On your bookshelf: Fantasy fiction, existentialist novels and essays, gaming books


Murraysmith Since


Office Location

Portland, OR


Professional Engineer – OR


PhD, Civil Engineering, Portland State University

MS, Civil Engineering, Portland State University

BS, Civil Engineering, Portland State University