William Polenc-Busby


Technical Staff II


Condition Assessments

Field Investigation



Repair Design

William Polenc-Busby assists with condition assessments, field investigations, testing, commissioning, and repair design in both structural and architectural applications at Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc.

Throughout his education at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), William pursued a wide range of subjects including architectural design, structural design, materials testing, building science, and mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems. During this time, William applied his breadth of skills in a variety of design projects, including for a winning entry at the Department of Energy’s team-based Solar Decathlon Design Competition.


Master of Engineering in Structural Engineering, 2022
Illinois Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, 2022
Illinois Institute of Technology

Licensure | Certifications

Construction Documents Technologist (CDT)

Honors & Awards

1st Place Retail Division, Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Design Challenge (2021)

Professional Affiliations

Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, IL Beta
Past Executive Member