Nicole Ferstl, P.E. Sr. Engineer | PM | Electrical


Before being hired on at MEP Engineering, Inc. in 2017, Nicole Ferstl, P.E. developed an impressive array of project experience working in various fields of building design. She began her career in Chicago, where she focused on the design of industrial water and wastewater treatment plants. Soon thereafter she transitioned over to electrical engineering systems design for commercial buildings. Nicole is an adept engineer and project manager, who personally oversees all elements of a project with careful attention to detail. She is experienced in the design of interior and exterior lighting systems, uninterruptable power supply (UPS) systems, electrical distribution systems, backup generation systems, as well as fire alarm systems. She also has experience working with LEED and the Austin Energy Green Building program.

Nicole’s flexibility is highlighted in her multiple project roles that span from lead engineering designer to project manager. She has established herself as a knowledgeable source on both K-12 and commercial design practices. Her resume includes numerous first- and second-generation finish-out projects, including commercial kitchens, where she excels in her understanding of the complex needs of a business in order to run a steady operation. Recently she has completed designs for extensive renovations to a variety of K-12 projects including classrooms wings, technology buildings, agricultural barns, and transportation facilities.

On a personal note, Nicole is an avid traveler and an outdoor enthusiast. She keeps herself active by biking all over Austin, including her daily bike commute to and from the office. Her weekends are typically spent camping in parks throughout the Central Texas region, attending music festivals, and paddle boarding on Lady Bird Lake.


Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, University of Dayton, 1998

Professional Registrations

Licensed Professional Engineer – Illinois, Colorado, California & Texas

Contact Info

T 512 306 9650