Expertise DescriptionI have more than 30 years of experience in the commercial and residential building enclosure industry. My expertise includes the design, testing, certification, inspection, and failure diagnostics of building enclosure products and systems. My employment experience includes working with firms specializing in window design, construction testing/certification and building science. I specialize in construction defect, failure analysis, peer reviews and failure investigations of window, curtain wall, skylights, masonry wall, EIFS, Stucco and roof systems. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 15 years as a building envelope expert witness.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness includes plaintiff and defendant representation including manufacturers, insurance firms, contractors, design firms, developers and owners. I have been providing expert witness testimony since 2001 in the form of court testimony, deposition testimony, and attending mediation hearings.
My consulting experience includes providing services on over 100 projects within the government, commercial, and residential sectors. My scope of work includes design peer review, failure analysis, code compliance, certification compliance, and product/system performance for air infiltration, water penetration, thermal performance, and structural integrity.