People in the Plumbing Industry
The IAPMO Group is pleased to announce it has named Brian Gerber, PE, SE, Technical Director of IAPMO’s Uniform Evaluation Services (UES). Gerber has 35 years experience in the fields of structural engineering, building product development, and project management. He spent the past 29 years with ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES), serving most recently as the principal structural engineer, responsible for directing technical personnel, representing ICC Evaluation Service before technical organizations, and managing evaluation committee hearings.
Mark Eatherton has been hired to serve as the Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA) Technical Director. A 36-year veteran of the radiant/hydronic industry and an RPA member since 1995, Eatherton will serve primarily as staff liaison to the RPA’s various committees in addition to other duties. As liaison to the Codes and Standards, Technical, Education, and Hydronics Industry Alliance committees, Eatherton will lead each in meeting its specific goals and objectives, coordinate its work, and ensure it represents the best interests and position of RPA membership. Eatherton will also represent the RPA as an expert speaker and presenter of technical education via seminars and Webinars, as well as writing columns and technical articles for publication.