Brian O'Neil


Venue Sector Sports Practice Director
If you're a sports fan like Brian, you know the level of dedication and commitment fans and athletes put into their teams. When walking into an arena for a playoff hockey game or college basketball championship, the energy is palpable from the fans, staff, and players. Not only as the sports practice director at Henderson Engineers, but also an athlete, Brian understands the emotions that sports can elicit better than most. He believes the experience at an arena or stadium should be transcendent - people should be looking forward to visiting again and again.

Brian brings his experience as mechanical engineer and project manager on prominent sports projects across the country to lead the team in delivering the next breakthrough in sports venue design. Learning from each project, he anticipates project challenges ahead of time, offering innovative, effective solutions from the start. His introspective approach to a project always results in a win.


  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

    University of California, Los Angeles

Thought Leadership

  • Article

    Strategies for Improving IAQ in Sports Training and Fitness Facilities

  • Article

    Adopting Full Electrification for Large Venue Facilities

  • Article

    The Henderson Difference: Moody Center