Committees

IIBEC committees recommend policy to the Board of Directors.

These member-powered groups offer opportunities for individuals to actively  shape the direction of the association and its involvement within the building enclosure industry. Get involved. Discover a place with one of IIBEC’s many committees below.

Advocacy

This committee serves to promote IIBEC and its registrations of RRC, RWC, and RRO. It seeks to gain recognition with legislative bodies, industry, and the general public.

Committee Chair
Thomas M. Gernetzke, F-IIBEC, RBEC, RRC, RWC, REWC,
Building Envelope Professionals Group LLC
602 Pleasant Oak Dr., Ste. A
Oregon, WI 53575-3282
Phone: (608) 291-2550
E-mail: tom@buildingenvelopeconsult.com

Annual International Convention

The International Convention committee recommends policy to the Board of Directors for matters related to the association’s annual convention and trade show. The committee also oversees the development of the annual convention’s educational programs and other convention related activities.

Committee Chair
Ted Sheridan, RBEC, RRC, REWC, RWC, PEng
Fishburn Sheridan & Associates, Ltd.
150 Katimavik Rd., Unit 300
Ottawa, ON
Phone: (608) 291-2550
E-mail: ted@fsaeng.com

Document Competition

This group serves to regulate and judge entries for the Annual Document Competition.

Committee Chair
Jeremy J. Bridwell, RRC, REWC, PE
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
6363 N. State Highway 161, Suite 550
Irving, TX 75038
Phone: (972) 550-7777
E-mail: jbridwell@wje.com

Building Enclosure Symposium

This group serves to direct program development for the association’s annual Symposium on Building Enclosure Technology.

Committee Chair
Jared B. Lawrence, AIA, CDT
Terracon
7196 Saint John St.
Detroit, MI 48210-2762
Phone: (513) 612-9144
E-mail: jared.lawrence@terracon.com

Canadian Building Enclosure Symposium

This group serves to direct program development for the association’s annual Symposium on Building Enclosure Technology in Canada.

Committee Chair
TBD

Bylaws

The Bylaws Committee recommends IIBEC policy to the Board of Directors for matters relating to the association’s bylaws.

Committee Chair
Marc A. Caputo, RRC
MA Caputo Associates LLC
1008 Quinnipiac Ave.
New Haven, CT 06513
Phone: 203-469-3216
E-mail: marcrrc@aol.com

Chapter Development

The Chapter Development Committee recommends policy, structure and guidelines for the development of Chapters within IIBEC.

Committee Chair
Jonathan Cannon, RRC, RRO, REWO, CDT
Hollon+Cannon Group, LLC
11407 Bristle Oak Trail
Austin, TX 78750
Telephone: (512) 300-0452
E-mail: jcannon@hollon-cannon.com

Education

The Education Committee recommends to the Board of Directors policy on matters related to the Institute’s educational programs. The Committee assesses need and participates in the development of educational programs for IIBEC members and the roofing, waterproofing, and building enclosure industries at large.

Committee Chair
Joshua J. Summers, SE, PE
Building Technology Consultants PC
1845 E. Rand Road, Suite L-100
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: (847) 454-8800
Email: jsummers@btc.expert

Emerging Professionals

The IIBEC Emerging Professionals Committee shall recommend to the IIBEC Board of Directors programs and services for members within ten years of professional licensure or IIBEC registration and all professional members under 40 years of age regardless of professional licensure or registration status.

Committee Chair
Julie E. McDonald, REWC
Bodis Group, Inc.
2922 Penstemon Way
Castle Rock, CO 80109 US
Phone: (303) 720-3423
E-mail: julie@bodisgroup.com

Ethics

The Ethics Committee recommends IIBEC policy to the Board of Directors for matters relating to the Code of Ethics. The Committee also maintains the Code of Ethics and oversees its application to the members of IIBEC.

Committee Chair
Matthew Durrett, RRO
International Leak Detection Ltd.
3230 Cawein Way
Louisville, KY 40220
Telephone: (502) 794-2739
E-mail: mdurrett@leak-detection.com

IIBEC Interface Editorial Board

The purpose of the IIBEC Interface Editorial Board is to supervise the publication of Interface, recommend Interface editorial policy to the IIBEC Board of Directors, and oversee the application of editorial policy.

Committee Chair
Richard Wagner, RRC, CCS
Dedicated Roof and Hydro Solutions, LLC
5451 Thunder Hill Road
Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: (443) 540-5801
E-Mail: rick@drhroofsolutions.com

Nominating

The Nominating Committee makes nominations for IIBEC offices, oversees the Association’s election, makes policy recommendations for matters related to IIBEC elections and administers the IIBEC’s leadership development programs.

Committee Chair
David Hawn, F-IIBEC, RRC, CEM
Dedicated Roof & Hydro Solutions LLC
6500 Harvest Mill Court
Centreville, VA 20121-4819
Phone: (703) 266-6638
Email: drhawn@drhroofsolutions.com

Registration

The Registration committee recommends policy to the Board of Directors for matters relating to IIBEC’s registration programs, particularly policies related to candidate applications, examination development and administration.

Committee Chair
Warren R. French, F-IIBEC, RBEC, PE
French Engineering LLC
8900 Eastloch Dr., Ste 130
Spring, TX 77379-2341
Phone: 281-440-8284
E-mail: warren.french@frenchengineering.com

REWC Exam Development Subcommittee
This group will develop the exam and subsequently monitor, update, and expand the Registered Exterior Wall Consultant program and examination.

Subcommittee Chair
David W. Honeycutt, RBEC, RRC, RWC, REWC, RRO
REI Engineers
1927 JN Pease Pl Ste 201
Charlotte, NC 28272 US
Phone: (704) 596-0331 ext 228
Email: dhoneycutt@reiengineers.com

The RRO Exam Development Subcommittee
This group recommends policy to the Registration Committee for matters relating to the content of the RRO (Registered Roof Observer) registration exam. The subcommittee also maintains the examination question pool and develops individual examination forms.

Subcommittee Chair
William Hobgood, III, RRC, RWC, REWC, RBEC RRO
Arnold & Associates Inc.
14275 Midway Rd, Ste 170
Addison, TX 75001
Phone: (972) 991-1144
E-mail: bhobgood@elarnoldandassociates.com

RWC Exam Development Subcommittee
This group recommends association policy to the Registration Committee on matters related to the content of the association’s RWC (Registered Waterproofing Consultant) registration examination. The subcommittee also maintains the examination question pool and develops individual examination forms.

Subcommittee Chair
Robért J. Hinojosa, F-IIBEC, RBEC, RRC, RWC, REWC, RRO, PE, CDT
RJH & Associates, Inc.
12598 US Highway 98 West
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
Phone: (850) 608-6221, Fax: (850) 608-6223
E-mail: robert@rjhassoc.com

REWO Exam Development Subcommittee
This group recommends association policy to the Registration Committee on matters related to the content of the association’s REWO (Registered Exterior Wall Observer) registration examination. The subcommittee also maintains the examination question pool and develops individual examination forms.

Subcommittee Chair
Stephen E. Hentz, RRC, RWC, REWC, RBEC
Hentz Engineering
750 Lord Dunmore Drive, Suite 103
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
Phone: (757) 961-7224
Email: shentz@hentzengineering.com

RRC Exam Development Subcommittee
This group recommends policy to the Registration Committee for matters relating to the content of the RRC (Registered Roof Consultant) registration exam. The subcommittee also maintains the examination question pool and develops individual examination forms.

Subcommittee Chair
Gary H. Hamilton, RRC, RRO, PEng
Master Roofers Guarantee of New Brunswick Ltd
1010 Fairville Blvd.
Saint John, NB E2M 5T5 CA
Phone: (506) 652-7003
Email: ghamilton@nbrca.ca

Technical Advisory Committee

The Technical Advisory Committee shall respond to industry issues, policy, and standards as they occur, and recommend association policy to the IIBEC Board of Directors on matters related to these items.

Committee Chair
Douglas R. Stieve, RRC, AIA
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
1350 Broadway, Suite 910
New York, NY 10018
Phone: (212) 760-2540
E-mail: dstieve@wje.com