IIBEC Member News – May/June 2020

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June 29, 2020

Guido Remo Capolino Dies at 90

Guido Capolino, 90, died May 26, 2020, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY, after an illness. Born Dec. 7, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY, son of the late Sisto and Gaetana Capolino, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He owned and operated Beacon Roofing for over 45 years and continued to work as a consultant and manufacturers’ rep. He was a longtime Industry member of IIBEC. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a parishioner of St. Mary, Our Lady of the Falls in Wappingers Falls, NY. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Ann Nora “P.A.N.” O’Donnell Capolino; sons Steven, Guido, and Remo; daughters Susan and Josette; sister Corinne Erard; 14 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. He is predeceased by brothers Ilando, Robert, and Eugene. Donations may be made in Guido’s memory to the National Geographic Society. You can view Capolino’s obituary and view his funeral service online.


Keener Joins Amtech

Kerry “Pete” Keener RRC, RRO, CIT, has joined Amtech Solutions, Inc.‘s Building Envelope Services Division. Keener has over 30 years of building enclosure assessment, testing, design, construction, and project management experience. A graduate of Franklin College in Indiana, Keener is an RRC and an RRO, as well as a Certified Infrared Thermographer (CIT). During his extensive career, Keener has worked for some of the nation’s leading building enclosure consulting and A/E firms, as well as owned and operated his own consulting practice. He has served on the IIBEC Education Committee, and as liaison for the IIBEC San Antonio Branch. In 2019, he was awarded first place in the Small Projects category of the IIBEC Document Competition for his work on the University Center at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). Keener is also active with the Roofing Industry Committee on Weather Issues (RICOWI). Based in Amtech’s new San Antonio office, Keener will be a senior project manager; his role will include all aspects of design and technical oversight, project management, performing peer reviews, mentoring junior staff, and managing clients and projects throughout the Central Texas Region.

New Registrations in April-May 2020

NameRegistration DateProgramRegionState
Joshua Baus2020-05-29RRORegion IOH
Stephen R. Braquet2020-04-07RRORegion IVLA
Jason Gregorie2020-05-27RRCRegion IISC
John T. Hull2020-05-07RRORegion IFL
Conor O'Brien2020-04-25RRCRegion IMA
Rondi Perry2020-05-30RRORegion IVTX
Ivan L. Pinto2020-05-18REWCRegion IIIMN

New Members in April-May 2020

NameCompanyStateTypeRegion
Sal AlajekWSP Canada Inc.ONConsultant AffiliateRegion VII
Clint D. BaerGrizzly Roofing LLCMTIndustryRegion V
Benjamin BarskeV & F Roof Consulting & ServiceWIConsultantRegion III
Jordan BecknerRoof Technical Services, Inc.TXConsultant AffiliateRegion IV
Nathan E. BennerBenner Roof ConsultingOHQuality Assurance ObserverRegion I
John D. BratcherSchmid General ContractingMOQuality Assurance ObserverRegion III
Oscar CarreonVenterra LivingTXAssociateRegion IV
Benjamin ChadwickLinfield, Hunter & Junius, Inc.LAConsultantRegion IV
Jason CherryBlock Roofing Corp.VAIndustryRegion II
Michelle ColburnTannenbaum Scro P.L., Attorneys at LawFLAssociateRegion II
Mark CookRoofing Analysis LLCMOConsultantRegion III
Matthew M. CopelandCopeland Building Envelope ConsultingMAConsultantRegion I
Julie CoulterCoulter Building Consultants, LLCMOConsultantRegion III
Jeff DushackContinuus MaterialsTXIndustryRegion IV
Anthony FroydBlackstone DevelopmentCAConsultantRegion V
LeAnne FullerJohnson Roofing, Inc.TXIndustryRegion IV
Samuel GernerGPD Flatroofing Ltd.MBStudentRegion VI
Steven HallmarkAlliance Consulting and Testing, Inc.INConsultant AffiliateRegion III
Tayler HamaMJHama, LLCCAFacility ManagerRegion V
William D. HullNewman Construction ConsultingKSConsultantRegion III
Jason JohnstonEFI Global Inc.GAConsultantRegion II
Kursat KinaliEFI Global Inc.GAConsultantRegion II
Allan C. KingWade Engineering Ltd.ABConsultantRegion VI
Pete KorellisKorellis Roofing, Inc.INIndustryRegion III
Betty Lynn KrodelBowling Green State UniversityOHStudentRegion I
Poh Yee LohPKN Building Solutions Sdn BhdKuala LumpurStudentInternational
Ivan Lopez-BlancoAllana Buick & Bers, Inc.CAQuality Assurance ObserverRegion V
Rasheed MattisMercer UniversityGAStudentRegion II
Reza MeghdadiSouthern Alberta Institute of TechnologyABStudentRegion VI
Debrudra MitraMichigan State UniversityMIStudentRegion III
Therese MoffatSaskatchewan PolytechnicSKStudentRegion VI
Hilary MoncriefSouthern Alberta Institute of TechnologyABStudentRegion VI
Craig MunfordClearcut Exterior Building SolutionsUTIndustryRegion V
Lucas NahrgangRDH Building Sciences Inc.MAConsultantRegion I
Nima Nekoie MobarakehFlorida International UniversityFLStudentRegion II
Paul O'ConnellPolyglass USA, Inc.FLIndustry AffiliateRegion II
Sarvadaman PachadeRutgers UniversityNJStudentRegion I
Dan PalumboMinneapolis CollegeMNStudentRegion III
Samir PandeyFlorida International UniversityFLStudentRegion II
Eric PatersonEnsure LLCCOQuality Assurance ObserverRegion V
Heath PenningtonDry Tech Consulting LLCOKConsultantRegion IV
Samudra PereraUniversity of WaterlooONStudentRegion VII
Jasmin PetersSaskatchewan PolytechnicSKStudentRegion VI
Jackson PoeppingNorth Dakota State UniversityMNStudentRegion III
Matthew QuickSouthern Alberta Institute of TechnologyABStudentRegion VI
Mike RancichValéron Strength FilmsTXIndustryRegion IV
Savanah RiesMinneapolis Community & Technical CollegeMNStudentRegion III
Jairo Rodriguez VillamizarSouthern Alberta Institute of TechnologyABStudentRegion VI
Fernando RodriguezFlorida International UniversityFLStudentRegion II
John RogersClemson UniversitySCStudentRegion II
Alexis Rosas MartinezCentral Washington UniversityWAStudentRegion V
Evan RoseCarlisle Construction MaterialsPAIndustry AffiliateRegion I
Matthew SacdalanSouthern Alberta Institute of TechnologyABStudentRegion VI
Jeffrey SanonFederal Engineering and Testing, Inc.FLAssociateRegion II
Zainab SanusiKennesaw State UniversityGAStudentRegion II
Adrian SarquisHumber CollegeONStudentRegion VII
Mohammed ShammoutAlgonquin CollegeONStudentRegion VII
Bruce SutherlandInterstate Roof Systems Consultants, Inc.COConsultant AffiliateRegion V
Abigail TrainorWentworth Institute of TechnologyNHStudentRegion I
Hans TurnerBluefin LLCFLConsultant AffiliateRegion II
Dennis B. ValerioBluefin LLCNJQuality Assurance ObserverRegion I
Joe WannerSheet Metal Supply Ltd.ILIndustryRegion III
Bryson WatsonUniversity of KentuckyKYStudentRegion II
Jon WeirJA Weir AssociatesCAConsultantRegion V
Matt WhitingBone Dry RoofingGAIndustryRegion II
Douglas WhitmoreWhitmore ArchitectsCAConsultantRegion V
Benjamin WilkersonAtlantic & Caribbean Roof Consulting LLCFLQuality Assurance ObserverRegion II
Ramel WilliamsKennesaw State UniversityGAStudentRegion II
Travis WilliamsBluefin LLCFLQuality Assurance ObserverRegion II
Christopher WimbishKennesaw State UniversityGAStudentRegion II