Expertise DescriptionI have 40 years experience in the investigation of showers, countertops, hard surface floors, paving, veneer, swimming pool surroundings, and exterior deck assemblies including ceramic tile and stone tile assemblies. My expertise includes: analysis of the design, installation, and performance of ceramic tile, brick, and stone assemblies, including marble; construction defect evaluation for ceramic tile, thin brick, and natural stone assemblies and related components; and authoring, interpreting, and researching Industry Standards. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
I do have experience at evaluating if the re-glazing is performing and of equal in color and rejecting if the re-glazing is not performing or equal in color.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Tract homes with showers, countertops, floors, and fireplaces; Commercial veneer, paving, floors, countertops, and showers.
My consulting experience includes: Construction defect litigation; Independent Inspections.
I have experience at evaluating if the re-glazing is performing and of equal in color and rejecting if the re-glazing is not performing or equal in color.
I served as Executive Director of a Ceramic Tile and Marble Institute for 8 1/2-years.
|B.S.||Marketing||San Diego State University|
|A.A.||Business Administration||Citrus College|
|Certified Forensic Consultant|
|Ceramic Tile Consultants|
|Construction Documents Technologist|
Association of Construction Inspectors