Swimming Pool Expert 10871 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in engineering. My expertise includes: residential and commercial swimming pools and spa construction defects. I am also knowledgeable in standards of care in swimming pool and spa maintenance, as well as solar pool and spa heating. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Swimming pool construction defect; Swimming pool hydraulics; Swimming Pool Drain Safety; Drowning cases; Pool Equipment failure and maintenance; Swimming pool chemistry.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Monitor and design pool construction; Teach Certified Building Professional test prep course; Lectured on drain safety for the Consumer Product Safety Commission; Taught numerous pool inspection seminars to home inspectors.

Relevant Experiences

I am an expert in pool drains. I have a drain safety webinar on my web site. I was not a retailer but I was an installer for a spa retailer years ago.

I have worked on several drowning cases.


MSIndustrial EngineeringUniversity of Arizona
MSMarketingUniversity of Arizona
BSIndustrial EngineeringRutgers University
BALiberal ArtsRutgers University

Licenses Certifications

B – California General Contractor
C53 – Certified Swimming Pool Contractor
CBP – Certified Building Professional – Association of Pool & Spa Professionals
CPO – Certified Pool Operator – National Swimming Pool Foundation
Certified Instruction for CPO – National Swimming Pool Foundation

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

Association of Pool and Spa Professionals

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases