John Graves, PE
Director of Business Development

John has 30+ years of experience as a Professional Engineer in the Cincinnati Market and in the intercontinental US. He has engineered numerous projects (new builds, interior renovations, expansions, and historic restoration) in the commercial, houses of worship, corporate and many other markets. His mechanical engineering expertise ranges from large scale applications including mixed-use projects with first floor retail and upper floor apartments, commercial conversion projects, traditional church construction, and renovations, to smaller tenant improvement fit-outs.


B.S. in Mechanical Engineering – University of Kentucky, 1985

Licenses, Certifications, and Affiliations:

Professional Engineer currently registered in 17 states

Fun Facts and Hobbies:

I enjoy the outdoors including hiking, bike riding and playing both tennis and pickle ball.

Favorite part about being on the Marque Engineering team:

I have enjoyed transitioning to different roles in my nearly 9 years at Marque Engineering. My current role is Director of Business Development.

Favorite project worked on at MQE:

Our biggest project that we have worked on at Marque Engineering is Spooky Nook, which is a sports facility in Hamilton, OH. My role on this project was overseeing the mechanical and plumbing designs. This was a very interesting project.