Swimming Pool Design Expert 107419 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than two decades of experience in the field of Swimming Pool Design with an expertise in permitting, as well as code compliance and design review. I have experience with commercial and residential construction; swimming pool design and construction; structural engineering; geology and soil surcharges; plumbing, hydraulics, and system design; electrical, gas, plumbing and mechanical engineering and design; water chemistry management; computerized & automated control systems; tile, masonry, stone, coping, and plaster installation & repair; concrete construction – foundations, retaining walls, flat work and floors, and decorative concrete. I am knowledgeable in ADA regulations and compliance, and hazardous materials handling. I have over also spent over 15 years as a swimming pool design expert witness in Northern California and have provided numerous clients with consultations and deposition.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes working with numerous pool defect cases.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes having consulted in approximately 50 cases of alleged construction defects.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes being an Industry expert with over a twenty year track record of successfully managing & delivering multi-million dollar commercial & residential construction projects from concept to completion, on-schedule and under-budget.


Degree Subject Institution
B.S. Business Management San Jose State University

Licenses Certifications

California State Licensed Contractor
Certified Designer – Society of Waterscapes Designers
National Swimming Pool Foundation, Instructor’s Certification for Certified Pool Operators
PSSA Water Chemistry Certified
Calif. State Contractors Licensing Board – State licensing exam advisor/review board

Awards & Affiliation

Santa Clara Valley Chapter, IPSSA (Ind. Pool & Spa Service Association)
National Swimming Pool Foundation
Society of Watershapes Designers

Primary Affiliation

Santa Clara Valley Chapter, IPSSA (Ind. Pool & Spa Service Association)