Joseph A. Amato

Senior Associate

Mr. Amato is a senior electrical engineer in our New York office. He is responsible for electrical and life safety systems design from conceptual to final design. In many cases, Mr. Amato has participated in construction administration as well. He has experience across a variety of projects and building types including New York City residential buildings and independent schools. Mr. Amato’s background and experience are impressive and, moreover, are a great fit with our electrical team. As senior electrical engineer, Mr. Amato designs electrical systems and makes related equipment selection decisions for the project.



Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, Manhattan College

Primary Disciplines

Electrical Engineering

Building Specialties

Academic, Commercial, Healthcare, Recreation, and Residential

Years of Experience

Practicing Since 1989


Preparation for New York State PE License and LEED Accredited Professional Exam

Project Experience


  • Dickinson College | New Residence Hall | Carlisle, PA
  • Marist College | Multiple Projects | Poughkeepsie, NY
    • Lowell Thomas Communications Center, Science and Allied Health Building, Murray Student Center
  • New Mexico State University | Center for the Arts | Las Cruces, NM
  • Collegiate School | 11-story New Construction | New York, NY
  • The Dalton School | Renovations | New York, NY
  • Nightingale-Bamford School | Renovations & Additions | New York, NY


  • AIGA | National Design Headquarters | New York, NY
  • Tiffany & Co. | Jewel Salon & Mezzanine | New York, NY


  • Bear Library | Renovations | Bear, DE
  • The Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts | Outdoor Performance Venue | Westport, CT
  • Onassis Cultural Center | Gallery Renovations | New York, NY
  • Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (SKyPAC) | New Arts Venue | Bowling Green, KY
  • The Tenement Museum | Gallery Renovations | New York, NY


  • Camphill Ghent | Elders in Community | Chatham, NY
  • The Club at Briarcliff Manor | CCRC | Briarcliff Manor, NY
  • Peconic Landing | CCRC | Greenport, NY
  • Private Residence | Private Single-Family Home | Bridgehampton, NY