PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 

 

1997-Present: Forensic Consultant and Cost Estimating consultant .Construction defect litigation: Field investigation and destructive testing, preparation of State and Federal cost estimates, analysis of subcontractor contracts, contractual issues, research of building codes, product and industry standards, analysis and preparation of allegation summary reports, repair recommendations and allocations of responsibility, attendance at mediation, and provide witness testimony deposition and trial.

 

2009-Present: Technical writer for Techniques and Comments, Forensic Newsletter.

 

2000-2003: Treasurer for American Society of Professional Estimators, San Diego, Chapter 4.

 

1999-Present: State of California, Contractor’s State License Board: Active involvement in developing a new C-35 (Lath, Plasterer, Metal Framing) and C9 (Dry Waller, Metal Framing) examination for the State; this test is mandated by law.

 

6/87-Present: Construction defect investigations, water intrusion expert, repair construction documentation and construction administration – residential, commercial and industrial projects throughout California.

 

6/87-Present: Moisture Protection Consultant to developers, architects and owners for residential, commercial and industrial projects throughout San Diego County.

 

6/87-Present: Construction Administration Services for commercial, industrial and residential projects throughout California.

 

10/91-Present: State of California, Contractors State License Board (Industry Expert Program).

 

12/86-Present: General Contractor (B-1 Classification) for private projects throughout Southern California.

 

5/89-Present: Lathing Contractor (C-26 Classification) for projects throughout San Diego County.

 

3/88-Present: Plastering Contractor (C-35 Classification) for projects throughout San Diego County.

 

3/88-Present: Drywall Contractor (C-9 Classification) for projects throughout San Diego County.

 

3/73-5/87: Project Foreman and Estimator for an independent construction company Operations Manager.