Engineering & Technical (E&T) Committee

Mission Statement

The committee will monitor, advise and offer direction concerning matters of a technical nature involving standards, policy, code enforcement procedures, and any other related items affecting the metal plate connected wood truss industry and the manufacture and use of trusses. The committee will provide a business perspective on how industry technical activities will affect the truss and wall panel manufacturing industry and to develop practical engineering solutions to those business problems. This committee will cooperate with and participate in efforts by the Truss Plate Institute and its Technical Advisory Committee, as well as any other code-writing or standards-setting organizations and make engineering and technical policy recommendations to the Board of Directors.


Robert Dayhoff

Dir of Technical Operations, Shelter Systems Limited (Co)


Mohammad Ahmadi

Builders FirstSource - Perris

Howard E Gauger

Howard E Gauger

Engineering Department Manager, Carpenter Contractors of America - Belvidere

David L Green

General Manager, Carolina Structural Systems

Josh Hendrickson

Josh Hendrickson

Director of Sales , Wilson Lumber - Madison

Chae Kim P.E.

Builders FirstSource - Perris

Joseph Maez

Solutions Architect, MiTek USA, Inc. - Tolleson

Tim Noonan

President, Cascade Mfg Co - Cascade

Richard P Parrino

General Manager, Plum Building Systems, LLC (Co)

Jess Lohse

Jess Lohse

Structural Building Components Association (Co)