IICRC CertificationsCarpet Cleaning+ Carpet Cleaning InstructorCommercial Carpet Maintenance + Commercial Carpet Maintenance InstructorUpholstery & Fabric Cleaning + Upholstery & Fabric Cleaning InstructorColor Repair, ten years of experience in spot dying + Color Repair InstructorOdor ControlFire & Smoke RestorationWater Damage RestorationCarpet Repair ReinstallationMaster Cleaning TechnicianSubstrate Subfloor InspectorSenior Practicing Carpet InspectorAmerican Floor Covering Institute CertificationCarpet InspectorAreas of specialty:Appearance retentionColor variances
Education Background:1987-1988 University Of Houston, Houston, Texas, Chemistry Major1969-1971 Texas A&M University, Mechanical Engineering Major
Professional Membership:INSTITUTE of INSPECTION, CLEANING and RESTORATIONThe Professional Cleaning & Restoration AlliancePast Positions: IICRC S100 Carpet Cleaning Standards, voting consciences 2012 - PresentIICRC Chairman for CRT, Color Repair 2/2013 - PresentDirector of WoolSafe North America 2002 - 2004Second Vice President & Technical Director for the Low Moisture Carpet Cleaner's AssociationPresident for the Low Moisture Carpet Cleaner's Association 2005Carpet & Fabricare Chapter Director 1996 -1998Carpet & Fabricare Technical Director 1997IICRC BOARD MEMBER 1995 -1996 Classes Taught:Numerous IICRC Classes for Carpet Cleaning Technician Certification
Professional Awards:Winner of the 1996-97 Bill Bailey, an annual award from the Carpet & Fabricare Institute.
Patents and Publications:Cleanfax Magazine THE DEFINITION OF CLEAN AND CLEANING WHAT DO YOU (MIS)UNDERSTAND ABOUT PH? CARPET CLEANING AND PH MYTHS GETTING RUSTY ON RUST? THE ABSORBENT COMPOUND MYSTERYSOLUTION DYED CARPET AND COLOR LOSS WHEN IS IT TIME TO REPLACE THE CARPET? MECHANICS OF ABSORPTION SPOT DYEING BY THE NUMBERS PH TABOOS: CLEANERS MUST BE PREPARED! WHAT’S IN A NAME? Finding a definition for low moisture cleaning. DID WE LOSE THE PHACTS? PH POINTS A White Paper in association with the LOW MOISTURE CARPET CLEANER'S ASSOCIATION Published in Cleanfax Magazine, July, October, November 2004. THREE PEER REVIEWED WHITE PAPERS IN THE IICRC JOURNAL
No patents, but one is pending for an algorthym to covert RGB values into RYB values