IIBEC Member News – July/August 2020

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August 24, 2020

Peevey Joins Vidaris

Amy Peevey

Vidaris Inc. announced that Amy Peevey has joined its Building Envelope team as regional director located in the firm’s Houston, TX office. Peevey will lead the company’s growth opportunities for the Southwest, with a focus on Texas. She is a Professional Engineer and building enclosure consultant, with a career in the AEC industry spanning over 20 years. Local to the Houston area, she has previously worked for other engineering and building enclosure firms, including DeSimone and Wiss, Janney, Elstner and Associates, Inc., and was the founding partner of Building Exterior Solutions. She is currently IIBEC’s secretary/treasurer, and is the first woman to serve on IIBEC’s executive committee. She has published and presented on building enclosure related topics for IIBEC; ASTM; Sealant, Restoration and Waterproofing Institute; Building Enclosure Council; American Institute of Architects; and Structural Engineers Association of Texas (SEAoT). Peevey holds a bachelor of science degree in architectural engineering from The University of Texas at Austin.


Deaths

Dennis Keith Davis

Keith Davis

D. Keith Davis, RBEC, 57, of Indian Land, SC, died June 25, 2020, after a three-week battle with COVID-19. He received his BA in architecture from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, then worked at Omni-Architecture, Robert M. Stafford, and Mactec Engineering, where he began his specialization in building enclosure design and engineering. He also worked at REI Engineers and formed the Keith Davis Group. Most recently, he was employed at Rodgers Builders. Davis was an active member of IIBEC, who earned the Outstanding Educator award in 2017, was certified as a Registered Building Enclosure Consultant, and served on the Interface Editorial Review Board. He is survived by his mother, Barbara Ray Davis; children Sarah and Alex Davis; their mother, Stacy Davis; brother Scott; sister Lori Thorton; and fiancée Serpil Wilson. He was preceded in death by his father, Dennis Craven Davis, two months previously—also from COVID-19; and a brother, Donald Craven Davis. Memorial donations may be made to the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund at https://covid19responsefund.org/en/.

Bill Elliott

Bill Elliott

William “Bill” Elliott, 53, died suddenly May 16, 2020, at his home. He was born in Exeter, Ontario, then moved to Alberta. He studied civil engineering technology at Fanshawe College and eventually started Swan Roof Consulting Inc. in Calgary, with his wife, Cindy. He was a longtime Consultant member of IIBEC and a Registered Roof Observer, a member of the Alberta Allied Roofing Association, and of the Roofing Contractors Association of British Columbia.  He loved the outdoors and hunting. He is survived by his wife Cindy; children Katrina, Alyssa, and Jake; father John; mother Dianne and stepfather Harry Cook; brother Gary, and grandmother Marion Elliott.

Gregory Cove

Gregory Cove, Hull, MA, died in June at the age of 71. A former member of IIBEC and a Registered Roof Observer, Cove has previously worked for Gale Associates in Baltimore, MD; Celotex Corp., in Tampa, FL; RCH Roofing; and Peterson Associates in Phoenix.


New Registrations in June and July of 2020

NameRegistration DateProgramRegionState
Louis Baker2020-06-25RRORegion IVTX
Jason E. Bondurant2020-06-18RRCRegion IIFL
Mallory C. Buckley2020-07-23RRORegion IVTX
John Buttrey2020-07-12RRORegion IVTX
Gerry Caplette2020-06-24RRORegion VIION
Daniel T. DeMeyer2020-06-05RBECRegion IVTX
Daniel T. DeMeyer2020-06-02RWCRegion IVTX
Richard E. Dunham2020-07-24REWORegion IVTX
Juan C. Duran Gomez2020-06-16RRORegion IINC
Maggie G. Edison2020-06-04RRORegion IVTX
Joe Fiala2020-07-17RRORegion IVTX
Vincent F. Fratinardo2020-07-07REWCRegion IIIIL
John C. Goff2020-06-22REWORegion IISC
Jon Gower2020-07-26RWCRegion IVTX
Sandy Hembroff2020-07-08REWORegion VIAB
Robert S. Hivnor2020-07-13RRORegion VWA
Dan Lazar2020-07-29RRORegion VIION
Saeid Nayeri2020-07-11RRORegion IIVA
Brent J. Schall2020-06-03RRORegion IIIMN
Richard Shaffer2020-07-31REWORegion IIGA
Jonathan Shick2020-06-19RWCRegion VHI
Andrew Stevens2020-06-25RRORegion IVTX
Dennis B. Valerio2020-07-20RRORegion INJ
Edward Visscher2020-07-28RRORegion VIBC

New Members in June and July of 2020

NameCompanyStateTypeRegion
Kyle AaronRaymond Engineering-Georgia, Inc.GAQuality Assurance ObserverRegion II
Brenden AdamsTXConsultantRegion IV
Joseph B. BieglerApex Claims and AppraisalFLConsultantRegion II
Arjun BirRaymond Engineering-Georgia, Inc.GAConsultant AffiliateRegion II
Zachary BlankenshipNB Handy Co., Inc.VAIndustryRegion II
Blake BooneTremco, Inc.OHIndustryRegion I
John BuddCover Roofing Solutions LLCTXIndustryRegion IV
William CardottTremco, Inc.WAIndustryRegion V
Jeff ChoopaniMiami Curtain Wall Consultants Corp.FLConsultantRegion II
Casey L. ColvinHeritage Roofing & Contracting, Inc.COIndustryRegion V
Benjamin CrossShurtape Technologies LLCMAIndustryRegion I
Tony L. CummingsConstruction Forensics, Inc.VAConsultantRegion II
Casey J. CurryDTR Consulting Services, Inc.CAConsultantRegion V
Tim DeanLeMessurierMEConsultantRegion I
Michael DeMeoMid-South Roof SystemsOHIndustry AffiliateRegion I
Thomas DonnellanVersico, Inc.AZIndustryRegion V
John S. FrancisSeaman Corp./FiberTite Roofing SystemsCTIndustryRegion I
Nicolas GiacominoLCCxTXConsultant AffiliateRegion IV
Jean-Paul GrivasPDM ArchitectsKYConsultantRegion II
Charles HamptonWade Engineering, Ltd.CA-ABConsultant AffiliateRegion VI
Sai JiangRaymond Engineering-Georgia, LLCGAConsultant AffiliateRegion II
Joseph LandersIndependent Roof Inspection ServiceTXConsultant AffiliateRegion IV
Dominic LaplanteLWA Consulting, Inc.CA-NBQuality Assurance ObserverRegion VII
Derek LewisBuilding Engineering-Consultants, Inc.FLConsultant AffiliateRegion II
Timothy LozosDeFacto Consulting Group, Inc.TXConsultantRegion IV
John T. MarkarianJohn Markarian ConstructionCAIndustryRegion V
Jesús MartínezGT ConsultingMX-NLQuality Assurance ObserverRegion IV
Alexander MurphyWetherholt and Associates, Inc.WAConsultant AffiliateRegion V
Ian MurphyBuilding Engineering-Consultants, Inc.TXConsultantRegion IV
Timothy MurphyCAQuality Assurance ObserverRegion V
Harold E. NagyWSP USA, Inc.NJConsultantRegion I
Randy OberMrHeatWeld Roof Consulting Services LLCPAIndustryRegion I
Eric PastoreDettaglio LLCTXIndustryRegion IV
Mayur PatelGSATXFacility ManagerRegion IV
Jose PinzonFlorida International UniversityFLStudentRegion II
Jared PresserNova Geotechnical & InspectionNVQuality Assurance ObserverRegion V
Rafael QuizhpePro Roofers GCNJIndustryRegion I
John RobinsonSika Sarnafil-A Division of Sika CorporationGAIndustry AffiliateRegion II
Martin U. RodriguezPolyglass USA, Inc.CAIndustry AffiliateRegion V
Kelly StitzerCIG ConstructionCOIndustryRegion V
Jacob ThorntonMoisture Intrusion SolutionsGAConsultantRegion II
David WaltersValcourt Building ServicesTXIndustryRegion IV
Stanley WellinskyValcourt Building ServicesNJIndustryRegion I
Verne WestnedgeWestcoast Roof Inspection Services, Ltd.CA-BCQuality Assurance ObserverRegion VI