More than forty years of experience in electrical engineering and has been a Certified Fire and Explosions investigator since 2005.
Independent Consultant, November 2011 – Present.
Systems Engineer – Medium Voltage and Batteries: Duke Energy, Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant, New Hill, NC, November 2011 – Present.
Electrical Investigator and Fire Investigator: Forensic Engineering, Inc., Raleigh, NC, July 2002 – November 2011.
Power Quality Engineer and Project Integration Manager – PT Contractor: Eaton Corporation, Raleigh, NC, October 2003 – 2009.
Senior Applications Engineer: Astec Advanced Power Systems, Morrisville, NC, June 2000 – January 2001.
Senior Electrical Engineer: PWI-Efland Engineering Consultants, March 2000 – May 2000.
Power Electrical Engineer: Carolina Power and Light, Raleigh, NC, 1998 – 2000.
Power Quality Engineer: Exide Electronics, Raleigh, NC, 1994 – 1998.
Electrical Applications and Power Engineer: IBM Corporation, Poughkeepsie, NY, 1977 – 1993.
Test Engineer – Avionics, Singer Corporation, Little Falls, NJ, 1977.
Aerospace Engineer - Space Shuttle Program, Rockwell International Corporation, Downey, CA, 1975 – 1977.
Bachelor of Arts, Physics, Queens College of the City University of New York
Masters of Science, Electrical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
LICENSED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER: North Carolina
“Power Quality Audits,” Power Quality Magazine, April 1996.
“Power Quality Audits,” Facility Management Magazine, May 1997.
7x24 Exchange, Northwest Chapter Newsletter, Power Quality Series (1995 – 1998):
“The Case of the Ladder That Should Have Been Lowered,” EC&M Magazine, April 2005
“Kids to Space: A Space Traveler’s Guide,” Lonnie Jones Schorer, Apogee Books, contributing editor on Electricity and Velocity, 2005.
“The Case of the Floating Dock,” EC&M Magazine, July 2010
April 11, 2006, Cozen O’Connor, Al Nalibotsky, residential fire involving generator – Adams
September 29, 2009, Nationwide,Warren Bruce, residential fire, Charlotte – Dutton
March 3, 2010, Hedrick & Gardner, Reid Russell, apartment fire wiring exam, Raleigh
September 15, 2010, Roundtree & Boyette, Charles Roundtree, Princeville, electric heater failure
September 9, 2011, Nationwide, Karen Smith, HVAC air cleaner, Knightdale
January 25, 2012, Brown, Crump, Vanore, W. John Cathcart, sports bar fire investigation, Apex
Expert Witness ExperienceFebruary 8, 2010, Nationwide, Warren Bruce, residential fire, Charlotte – Dutton
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