Research and Expertise

Sustainability and High-Performance
Competency managing projects utilizing a variety of high-performance building standards including Energy Policy Act, LEED, and ASHRAE 189.1. Significant experience managing and interpreting energy performance metrics and energy models. Experience specifying and detailing high-performance glazing systems including thermal, radiation, and blast criteria.

Building Security and Anti-terrorism
Considerable experience addressing building security and blast design including planning, evaluating, and detailing projects that comply with the UFC 4-010-01 DoD Minimum Antiterrorism Standards for Buildings. Multiple project experience with information security systems including RF shielding, physical data protection, and user security management.

Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Experience managing BIM document production and coordination utilizing Bently Architecture and other modeling tools. Responsible for streamlining BIM training and production methods. Interested in expanding this work into BIM procedures and training manual that balances efficacy with training.

Contract Management
Experience with resource management and project delivery for a variety of contract types including design-bid-build, design-build, fast-track, and multiple bid packages. Significant experience performing QA/QC procedures across all disciplines and supporting projects that are not meeting quality standards, budget restrictions, or deadlines.

Conferences and Publications

Discoloration of Glass Panel Sealants | ASCE Forensic Engineering Conference, 2018
An Investigation of Building Systems Education in Architecture >| EAAE/ARCC Conference, 2016
A Symbiotic Relationship in the Multi-generational Architecture Practice | AIA Ohio Convention, 2014
Information Management  for Architects’ Offices of the Future | AIA Ohio Convention, 2014
BIM-30 Years in the Making |  St. Louis International Facility Management Association, 2011
Army Reserve Partnering Project | BIM representative for public-private partnering,  2011
Cleveland Tool Day at CEC | Co-presenter, 2017
Peer Review of Electrical |  Mechanical and Electrical Equipment for Buildings, 10th Ed., 2007
Convection Currents Caused by Thermal Conditions in a Lightwell > | American Solar Energy Society, 2004