Congratulations new CPDs!
ASPE is pleased to welcome the following individuals to our impressive group of those who have earned the Certified in Plumbing Design designation: Torvald Adolphson, CPD; Stephen Akian, CPD; Ahmed Ali, CPD; Ahmed Belal, CPD; Robert Bernstein, CPD; Marianne Bjonnes, CPD; John Blair, CPD; Donald Bledsoe, CPD; Kevin Brill, CPD; Jeremy Busch, CPD; Byron Camargo, CPD; Claire Chamberlain, CPD; Martin Cleworth, CPD, EIT; Terry Collins, CPD; Brian Croshal, PE, CPD, LEED AP; Jose DeHoyos, CPD; Brian Determan, PE, CPD, LEED AP; Sean Duffy, PE, CPD; Ronald Dutan, CPD; Eugene Eidenzon, CPD; Vincent Favale, CPD, EIT, LEED AP BD+C; Gary Foran, PE, CPD; Anthony Furst, CPD, LEED AP; Jennifer Garlet, CPD; Jacob Garner, CPD; Stephanie Ginter, CPD; Amy Hadlow, PE, CPD; Richard Harlan, CPD; Jonathan Hillman, PE, CPD; Edward Hogue, CPD; Bryan Hutton, CPD; Kareem Ibrahim, CPD; Jeffrey Jennings, CPD; Andres Jimenez, CPD, CFPS; Glenn Jones, CPD; Robert Klein, CPD; Jeffrey Kling, PE, CPD, LEED AP; John Kluber, PE, CPD; Matthew Kovarek, CPD; Derek Main, CPD; Alberto Malats, PE, CPD, LEED AP; Jared Marble, CPD; Kristian Merritt, CPD; Aleksandar Milenkov, PE, CPD; Reynaldo Miller, CPD, EIT; Michael Morder, PE, CPD; Salvatore Rachiele, CPD; Christine Ray, CPD; Robb Risani, CPD; Karen Schulte, PE, CPD; Travis Smith, CPD; Stephen Soltis, CPD; Brian Soskey, PE, CPD; Michael Stiles, CPD; Brandon Stolp, CPD; Gary Stroh, CPD; Zhong Sun, PE, CPD; Lucas Tabaczynski, CPD; Mike Tamagni, PE, CPD; Broc Thiele, CPD; Matthew Torres, CPD; Guillermo Triana, CPD; Frank Westhoff, PE, CPD; Michael White, CPD; David Williams, CPD; George Wu, CPD; George Youssef, CPD.
For more information on the CPD designation, go to aspe.org/CPD.
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