Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering,
(Structures major, Geotechnics & Transportation minor)
Purdue University

Professional Engineer, Civil Engineering, Hawaii, #04750-C

Steve M. Kyono, P.E.

Vice President
Kauai, General Manager

Steve is a senior project manager and also serves as Vice President in charge of SSFM’s Kauai Branch. His professional experience includes both private practice and positions with the Hawaii Department of Transportation and and Kauai County Department of Public Works. Trained as a civil engineer his professional roles include planning, project and construction management, contract documents.

As the Manager of the Kauai office Steve is responsible for personnel and office affairs, serves as the principal point-of-contact for SSFM’s Kauai clients, and provides project management services on specific projects. He is a long time resident of Kauai and maintains close relationships with all government agencies on the Island. Steve is a member of SSFM’s government affairs group.

Steve loves to prepare various ethnic foods as well as travel to exotic destinations. During summers he can be found in Alaska pursuing one of his greatest passions, fishing!

Michael P. Matsumoto, P.E., FACEC


Mike joined SSFM International in 1968 as a newly graduated structural engineer. In 1976 he was appointed principal. Through his tenure with the firm Mike has served as its Secretary, Treasurer and Chief Operating Officer. He was appointed SSFM’s President/CEO in 1997 and is currently responsible for all aspects of the firm’s practice. Under Mike’s leadership SSFM has experienced tremendous growth, with the addition of offices on all of the Islands and successful expansion throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Mike’s professional experience includes management and design of structural and civil engineering projects within all of the firm’s markets, from the Diamond Head Terminal at Honolulu International Airport, Interstate and the H-1 Keehi Interchange, to resort projects such as the Four Seasons Hotel and Sheraton Redevelopment on Maui.

As a certified organizational and technical peer reviewer. Mike has conducted peer reviews of engineering firms for the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), the Council of American Structural Engineers (CASE), and the Structural Engineers Risk Management Council (SERMC).

Master of Science, Civil Engineering
University of Illinois

Bachelor of Science,Civil Engineering
University of Hawaii

Professional Engineer, Structural Engineering, Hawaii, #2974-C

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With SSFM Since 1968