Ken Biesma

Ken Biesma


Mechanical Technical Director
Ken is the technical director of mechanical engineering for Henderson Engineers’ team of dedicated quality control professionals. A veteran engineer who has been at Henderson since 1996, Ken is familiar with almost every project we’ve ever touched.

With a detailed eye, he spends his days reviewing drawings for everything from small office spaces to $1-billion sports arenas. Always willing to pause and work through a question or challenging design, Ken’s wisdom, patience, and dedication make him an invaluable mentor and adviser to our mechanical engineers and designers. Additionally, his expertise has had a tangible effect on the creation of our numerous in-house mechanical tools, standards, specifications, training materials, and guidelines.


  • Master of Mechanical Engineering

    University of Texas at Austin

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

    South Dakota State University

Thought Leadership

  • Article

    How a New Definition of Convenience is Changing Retail

  • Article

    Design Guidelines for Infection Control

  • Article

    Stack Effect: Why it Was So Difficult to Stay Warm this Winter