• Building Envelope Consultants and Scientists


Steven Turner, P.E.


Steve guides projects from survey to punch-out as needed to maintain client contact, delivery time for his services, and project budgets.

Mark Howell


Mark is a recognized leader in the building envelope preservation industry and has worked on contemporary and historic structures across the country over his 25 plus year career.

Steve Bentz P.E., R.B.E.C.

Vice President

Steve is a Professional Engineer in four states (VA, MD, PA, and NY) and the District of Columbia as well as an active member of IIBEC, ASTM, and SWR Institute.

JP McDonald, P.E.

Vice President

JP brings over 15 years of experience as an engineer specializing in the consulting and testing of architectural products and façade assemblies.


Kelsey Antal

Compliance and Risk Specialist

Kelsey manages human resources and general compliance for BECS.

Chad Barninger

Senior Field Technician

Chad is a Senior Field Technician with BECS. He is in charge of preparing for and performing many QA tests and diagnostic testing.

James Blimmel, P.E.

Project Manager

James was one of the very first employees at BECS. He is a Project Manager and is a member of our FAST Team

Bill Crawford, Business Development and Marketing Manager

Bill Crawford

National Business Development Manager

Bill Crawford has over 15 years of Business Development experience.

David Felter Assistant Project Manager

David Felter

Assistant Project Manager

David started his career by obtaining his B.S. in Construction Management at Pennsylvania College of Technology, in Williamsport, PA.

Rob Gibbons, Project Coordinator

Rob Gibbons

Project Coordinator

Rob Gibbons analyzes multiple projects and measures their performance

Bill Hasselman

Senior Project Manager

Recent experience includes 22 years in the management of engineering projects for residential and commercial clients.

Michael Hoglund, P.E., RRC

Senior Project Manager

Mike has over 32 years of consulting engineering experience in the repair industry.

Jack Hook, FMPC

Senior Project Manager

Jack has over 20 years of combined experience in the construction, testing, and inspection industry.

Derek Luff

Assistant Project Manager

Derek has over five years of combined experience in the construction, testing, and inspection industry.

James Magnuson, AIA Senior Project Manager, Design Studio Lead

James Magnuson

Senior Project Manager, Design Studio Lead

With 30 years of experience, Jim Magnuson is the architect and lead of BECS’ Design Studio.

Kelley Marlow

Accounting & Finance Manager

Kelley is responsible for general bookkeeping and accounting, accounts payable/receivable, as well as customer service.

Trent Mason

Project Manager

Trent Mason, Project Manager, specializes in quality assurance consulting.

Patrick O’Brien, P.E.

Project Manager

Pat provides detailed condition surveys, narratives and reports, repair/construction documents, and quality control through construction administration.

Nicholas Palumbo, P.E.

Senior Project Manager

Nick brings nearly two decades of structural engineering experience in new design, repair and renovation.

Michael Payne, P.E., PMP

Senior Project Manager

Michael Payne has developed extensive experience in the repair and restoration engineering field with hundreds of projects

Gage Pepin, E.I.T.

Project Manager

Gage is a Project Manager specializing in the engineering design of wood, masonry, steel, and concrete structures.

Traci Powell, Project Manager

Traci Powell, P.E.

Project Manager

Traci has extensive experience in rope-access/difficult access assessments of building facades and restoration including historic renovation and façade rehabilitations.

KJ Rodgers, CPSM

Business Development & Marketing Manager

KJ brings over a decade of marketing experience within the A/E/C industries.

Andrew Shuster, P.E.

Project Manager

Andrew has experience in structural engineering consisting of steel buildings and weld inspections and examining metal connections

Nick Szakelyhidi, E.I.T.

Senior Project Manager

Nick has spent his 13+ year career involved with multiple aspects of building science, with specific attention on building envelopes.

Scott Vicino

Project Manager

Scott has a background in mechanical engineering and 3 years of experience as a general contractor in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Jonatan Viveros Assistant Project Manager

Jonatan Viveros

Assistant Project Manager

Jonatan earned a B.S. in Sustainable Materials and Technology in 2021 and has a background in inspections; mass timber (CLT) research and construction.