Cord Van Nostrand

Cord Van Nostrand

Sarasota, FL, US



As Snell’s Director of Engineering, Cordell (Cord)  Van Nostrand brings vast experience in large-scale projects. His expertise in structural engineering for larger, more complex buildings is crucial to the capable staff’s reach of services.

Cord received Bachelor of Science in Biological Science with a Minor in Chemistry at Florida State University. He then went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering; Structural Emphasis at the University of South Florida, where he also was named a Provost Scholar for Academic Achievement.



Snell Engineering Consultants, Sarasota, FL, US, Director of Engineering

Full-service Structural Engineering firm including design services for commercial, residential, custom homes, healthcare, education, and public projects, site inspections for existing structures, restoration, and threshold inspections.

Jul 2016 - current

Wilson Structural Consultants, Sarasota, FL, US, Structural Engineer

Full-service structural engineering firm including Custom Residences, commercial developments, condominiums, high-rise, remodels and Threshold inspections.

Oct 2005 - Jul 2016

Karins Engineering Group, Sarasota, FL, US, Structural Engineer

Jan 2004 - Oct 2005


University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, US, Bachelors, Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering, Structural Emphasis

Jan 2001 - Jan 2004

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