NorthStar Employee

Mark Adams, PE

Title: Principal Engineer

  • Chairman of the Board
  • Partner in Firm
  • Registered Professional Civil Engineer, CA (34257), and OR (16322)
  • LEED Accredited Professional


  • California Onsite Water Association (COWA)

Mark Adams has over 30 years of civil engineering experience. Mark received his Bachelors of Science degree in Civil Engineering from California State University, Chico in 1979. In 1983 he joined NorthStar Engineering where he has developed substantial experience in building design, structural analysis, storm water runoff analysis, storm drain piping design, sewer design , water system design, specialized onsite wastewater system design, site planning and design, subdivision layout and design, and surveying. Mark is active in the engineering community as well as the local community and is currently on the Board of Directors of the California On-site Wastewater Association, on the Professional Advisory Board at the CSU Chico Department of Civil Engineering, on the Green Technology Advisory Board at Butte Community College, and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.