Fire Protection Engineering Expert Witness 0101422

Expertise Description

I am an expert in fire protection engineering with more than 20 years experience in the field. I am skilled in fire protection engineering and mechanical engineering. My experience includes design and specification of active and passive fire protection systems, explosion suppression systems design, fire barriers, smoke management, and fire modeling. I have additional experience as a firefighter including commercial, residential, marine, automotive, and wildfire scenarios. I have offered consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over two decades as a fire protection engineering expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
M.Eng. Fire Protection Engineering University of Maryland – College Park MD
B.S. Mechanical Engineering Mississippi State University – Starkville MS

Licenses Certifications

Certified Energy Manager
LEED Accredited Design Professional
USCG Certifying Entity (CE) for Marine Vapor Control Systems
Certified Volunteer Fire Fighter (Mississippi)

Awards & Affiliation

National Fire Protection Association
Society of Fire Protection Engineers

Primary Affiliation

National Fire Protection Association