Professional Engineer: North Carolina | South Carolina | Georgia | Florida | Alabama | Mississippi | Louisiana | Texas | Utah | Colorado | Kansas | Arkansas | Missouri | Iowa | Illinois | Indiana | Michigan | Ohio | Tennessee | Virginia | Maryland | Pennsylvania | New York | US Virgin Islands
Derek is responsible for facility condition inspections, failure analysis, damage assessments, and forensic engineering investigations of all types of structures. He provides expert testimony in litigation for deficient construction cases, as well as personal injury cases, resulting from slip/trip and fall, railing failures, swing collapse, and ladder accidents. Derek has performed engineering assessments of hurricane, tornado, hail, wind, ice and fire-related damages for a plethora of commercial + residential structures. When he's not providing expert engineering or delivering dynamic presentations, Derek enjoys spending time with his wife and children or soaring to new heights as a pilot in his personal plane.