Meghan Zech

Biomechanist

Contact Info

Department

Engineering

Phone

(206) 849-4818

Email

meghan.zech@yaeservices.com

Locations

Seattle, WA

Biography

Meghan was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, where she currently resides after attending Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering with a concentration in Biomechanics there. She also studied abroad in Florence, Italy, for a semester through Gonzaga University and completed internships at Merz North America and the Seattle-based startup Uptake Medical. For the past four years, she has worked at ARCCA, Inc. as a Biomechanist and coordinating engineer, analyzing severity and injury potential in motor vehicle incidents and slip, trip, and fall events. She also researched and improved player analysis for sports performance and injury prevention at ARCCA's sister company, Epic Sports Biomechanics. In 2022, she obtained her drone pilot certification to enhance site inspections, as well as her Bosch CDR certification to perform vehicle downloads.

Education

  • Marquette University   |  Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Bachelor of Science - Biomedical Engineering (Biomechanics)

Professional Experience

  • 2023 - Current  |  Biomechanist  |  YA Engineering Services
  • 2019 - 2023  |  Biomechanist  |  ARCCA, Inc.

Credentials

  • Bosch CDR Tool Technician - 45715277
  • Unmanned Remote Aircraft Pilot Certification - Federal Aviation Administration - 4736257