Paul has been in the inspections industry since the mid 90’s. He is a nationally recognized inspector for his association work with the NICFI, ISSA, IICRC, CFI, NWFA, FCICA and FCLC. A well rounded education he is certified by four different bodies in substrates, carpet, hardwood, laminate, hard surface and resilient. As a public speaker he has given presentations for the CarpetOne, ISSA, NWFA, IICRC Journal, NICFI, CFI and FCICA. Further work within the industry includes being an approved instructor with the IICRC and CFI as well as President of an approved school the National Academy of Floor Coverings Training.
IICRC Board of Directors
NICFI President 2012 to Present
NICFI Vice President 2010 to 2012
Inspectors Guild Board 2013 to Present
IICRC Hard Surface Chair Inspector Division
FCLC Founding Member
FCLC Communication Committee 2014 to Present
NWFA Symposium Committee 2014 to Present
NWFA Hearing Committee 2015 to Present
NWFA Report Review Committee 2015 to Present
Carpet: IICRC, Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification
Hardwood: NWFA National Wood Flooring Association
Hardsurface/Vinyl: IICRC, ITS
Substrates: IICRC ISSI Substrate Certification
Laminate / Specialty: North American Laminate Flooring Association
IICRC Master Textile Cleaner
CRI Carpet and Rug Institute Seal of Approval
ATF Carpet Inspector
IICRC Color Repair
IICRC Carpet Repair and Reinstallation
IICRC Journeyman Water Restorer
IICRC Commercial Carpet Maintenance
IICRC Carpet Cleaning
IICRC Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning
IICRC Odor Control
IICRC Water Damage Restoration
NICFI Training Conference: 2009-2017
Inspector Guild Classes:
St. Louis MO 2012
Blacksburg VA 2013
Dalton GA 2013
Las Vegas 2014
Dalton GA 2015
Symposium Expo 2015-2017
Convention and Mid Year 2015-1017
-2012 Inspectors Educational Guild event in St. Louis with Dr. J.Denig and Dr. P. Mitchen of North Carolina State University and Cork Expert Steve Tolli.
-NICFI Inspectors Convention Chicago Illinois
-ATF Side Match Pro Dalton GA
-NICFI Inspectors Convention 10/2010 Dalton Georgia
-NWFA (First Ever) Commercial Wood Flooring Inspectors School. 9/2009
-Wood Flooring Summit, Atlanta GA, August 2008.
-Surfaces 2008 Las Vegas, NV.
-Academy of Textiles and Flooring Inspectors Symposium Las Vegas February 2008.
-NWFA Wood Floor Inspectors School.
-AFS Inspectors Symposium in North Carolina.
-IICRC inspectors update in with the Academy of Textiles and Flooring twice.
-AFS Inspectors symposiums with Fred Gamble.
-TASC (Textile Assistance Service and Correction) course with Doug Bowles.