Senior Technical Staff

Robert K. Kochan, ME, DABFET, FACFEI
Robert K. Kochan, ME, DABFET, FACFEIPresident & CEO
Mr. Kochan received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from Catholic University of America, where he majored in Mechanical-Ocean Engineering.
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Dick Kreimborg, PE, MBA
Dick Kreimborg, PE, MBA Vice President Engineering, North East Region
Mr. Kreimborg received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from The University of Kentucky.
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Christopher Graham, MS, PE, CFEI
Christopher Graham, MS, PE, CFEIVice President of Engineering, Maryland
Mr. Graham is a licensed Professional Engineer with over 20 years of technical experience–electronics, electrical, software, safety, process plant operations
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Todd Ford PE
Todd Ford PEVice President of Engineering, New England Region
Todd Ford has 25 years of experience in Quality and Systems Engineering. Mr. Ford received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Hampshire...
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William Forbes, PE, DEE
William Forbes, PE, DEE Senior Vice President of Engineering, Virginia
Mr. Forbes has 30 years of experience in Civil and Environmental Engineering, and is particularly experienced in design management
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Dana F. Shave, P.E.
Dana F. Shave, P.E. Vice President of Engineering, Mid-Atlantic Region
Dana F. Shave, P. E. is a Professional Engineer licensed in Massachusetts, North Carolina, Georgia, South Carolina, Louisiana, Virginia, Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, DC, Kentucky, W. Virginia and New York.
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  Kevin Pruemer, PE
Kevin Pruemer, PE Vice President of Engineering, Florida
Mr. Pruemer is an experienced leader and civil engineer with over 15 years of extensive design, project management, and construction experience in the fields of site development and infrastructure.
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Expert Consultants

Captain Saleem Alavi, LLM, MSc
Captain Saleem Alavi, LLM, MScPrincipal Forensic Marine Investigator
A seasoned professional with a 45 year track record spanning every aspect of the maritime sector including seafaring,...
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Michael P. Gordon, PE
Michael P. Gordon, PESenior Materials & Processing Engineer
Mr. Gordon has over twenty years of work experience in the aerospace field working with his technical background from the materials and processes (M&P) arena within mechanical and aerospace engineering.
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Tom Haines, PE
Tom Haines, PEPrincipal Forensic Engineer
Thomas G. Haines has over 30 years of experience as a civil and construction engineer. His civil engineering experience includes utility systems...
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Bob Jacobson - E.P.I.C.
Bob Jacobson - E.P.I.C. Digital Photographic Specialist
Bob Jacobson is an EPIC Certified Evidence Photographer, holding the same forensic photography certification as many police investigators, crime lab photographers, fire investigators and federal agents.
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Mark J. Keith, PE, MSECE
Mark J. Keith, PE, MSECE Senior Electronic & Electrical Engineer
Mr. Keith is a Licensed Professional Electrical Engineer in the state of North Carolina. He is a proud graduate of Penn State University receiving a BSEE and of North Carolina State University receiving his MSECE.
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Dennis Kochan, BBC
Dennis Kochan, BBCPrincipal Flight Safety Specialist
As a professionally qualified expert in the analysis and evaluation of aviation matters involving flight operations, pilot training and airframe maintenance
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Janeen Kochan, Ph.D.
Janeen Kochan, Ph.D.Principal Aviation Operations Specialist
Dr. Kochan is a recognized industry expert in the areas of aviation human factors, pilot safety training, flight hazard recognition and flight operation efficiency.
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Andres Lopera, PE
Andres Lopera, PESenior Forensic Structural Engineer
Mr. Lopera earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida and is pursuing a Master's in Structural and Geotechnical Engineering from the University of Central Florida.
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Craig Moskowitz, MBA, MS, PE
Craig Moskowitz, MBA, MS, PE Senior Civil Engineer
Mr. Moskowitz is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Connecticut. With over 17 years of engineering experience,
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Capt. Stephen Motyczka, BACJ, PI, CMI
Capt. Stephen Motyczka, BACJ, PI, CMIVessel & Vehicle Accident Reconstructionist
Mr. Motyczka is a highly qualified accident investigator, reconstructionist and investigator with more than 12 years of experience devoted exclusively to vessel and vehicle accident investigation and reconstruction.
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Andy Moynahan, PE
Andy Moynahan, PEPrincipal Mechanical Engineer
Mr. Moynahan is a graduate materials engineer with over 10 years of professional, domestic, and international system design and analysis experience.
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Greg Rogers, PE, CFEI
Greg Rogers, PE, CFEIForensic Electrical Engineer & Fire Investigator
Mr. Rogers is a 1979 graduate of North Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.
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Herbert Webber, CFI, CFEI, CMI
Herbert Webber, CFI, CFEI, CMIPrincipal Fire Investigator
Mr. Webber is a Certified Fire Investigator, a Certified Marine Investigator and a Private Investigator.
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Emily Will, D-BDFE
Emily Will, D-BDFEHandwriting Expert & Document Examiner
Emily J. Will, D-BDFE, has over twenty-six years of experience examining cases from North Carolina and 42 other states, as well as internationally.
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Dr. Michael L. Woodhouse
Dr. Michael L. WoodhouseBiomechanical Expert
Over 35 years experience in Rehabilitation and Biomedical fields, specializing in injury mechanics and causation relating to impacts.
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Thomas Baker, PE
Thomas Baker, PE Principal Mechanical Engineer
Thomas Baker is a licensed professional engineer with extensive experience in manufacturing, OSHA compliance and training for aerial lifts and forklifts.
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Joshua B. Cook, PE
Joshua B. Cook, PEPrincipal Forensic Engineer
Joshua B. Cook, PE, has over ten years of experience in civil, construction, and structural engineering fields.
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Thomas Grogan, CDE
Thomas Grogan, CDEHandwriting Specialist
A graduate of the FBI Citizens Academy, Mr. Grogan is a certified forensic document examiner and internationally court qualified handwriting expert.
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Lyle D. Hogan, PE, RRC, RCI
Lyle D. Hogan, PE, RRC, RCIPrincipal Roof Consultant
Mr. Hogan is a registered engineer in five states, a registered Roof Consultant, a fellow of RCI, Senior Editor of Interface - the journal of the Roof Consultants Institute- and an ICC structural masonry inspector.
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Dr. James V. Koch, Ph.D
Dr. James V. Koch, Ph.DPrincipal Economist
Dr. Koch is a Board of Visitors Professor of Economics and President Emeritus at Old Dominion University.
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Joseph Kusnir, PE
Joseph Kusnir, PESenior Civil Engineer
Mr. Kusnir is a professional engineer registered in the state of Florida with nearly 13 years of engineering and construction experience with an emphasis in site-civil...
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Christopher D. Ling AIA, NCARB, PP, LEEDap
Christopher D. Ling AIA, NCARB, PP, LEEDapPrincipal Forensic Architect
Christopher D. Ling, a Registered Architect and Professional Planner, has 26 years of experience in the design and construction industry.
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Gene Litwin
Gene LitwinPrincipal Safety Engineer
Celebrating 35 years of Safety Consulting and Expert Witness Testimony, Gene Litwin has developed and perfected a deliberate, step-by-step, orderly, approach to analyzing the safety of a product or work procedure.
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John Lytton
John LyttonSenior Digital Imaging Specialist
Mr. Lytton is a specialist in forensic photographic detailing and image enhancement. With over 31 years of experience in photographic imaging & analysis...
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Dr. Hany Nakhla, Ph.D, PE
Dr. Hany Nakhla, Ph.D, PESenior Mechanical Engineer
Dr. Nakhla received his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy NY, M.S. and B.S. in mechanical engineering from Cairo University.
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John T. Phillips, MSEM, PE
John T. Phillips, MSEM, PEForensic Mechanical Engineer
Mr. Phillips is a Mechanical Engineer with over 8 years of professional engineering experience and an extensive background working in the marine industry with the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock and Norfolk Naval Shipyard.
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Ken Riddleberger, CFEI, CFII, CVFI
Ken Riddleberger, CFEI, CFII, CVFIPrincipal Fire Investigator
After serving in the United States Air Force, Ken Riddleberger began his law enforcement career with the Portsmouth Police Department.
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Chris Smith, BSCE, MSME, PE, PI
Chris Smith, BSCE, MSME, PE, PISenior Civil/Structural Engineer
Christopher S. Smith, P.E., has over sixteen years of experience in civil and structural engineering design.
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Jeff Williams, CFI
Jeff Williams, CFISenior Fire Investigation Specialist
Educated in both mechanical and electrical engineering, Mr. Williams has worked cases in Alabama, California, Florida, Nevada, Louisiana, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Guatemala, and the Bahamas full time since 1981.
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Eric Tanis, PE
Eric Tanis, PEPrincipal Forensic Engineer
Mr. Tanis has 11 years of land development roadway design experience. His experience includes a variety of projects including single family residential subdivisions...
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Omid Komari, Ph.D
Omid Komari, Ph.DPrincipal Biomechanical Engineer
Accomplished, progressive professional and Ph.D. with over eight years of experience conducting expert scientific research in Biomechanical/Mechanical computational design...
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Corporate Administrative Staff

April Kochan
April Kochan Corporate Operations Officer
April Kochan holds the responsibility for overseeing the overall operations of FAEC’s multi-state technical and administrative services.
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Meagan McBride
Meagan McBride Corporate Operations Administrator
Meagan manages and facilitates projects and operations within the company. Her work includes client relations, website development, and quality assurance for the firm.
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Chandler Motley
Chandler Motley Lab Manager and Evidence Coordinator
Chandler is responsible for running our laboratory safely and efficiently. He is responsible for all aspects of the lab including correct use of lab equipment and keeping all lab materials and data securely and safely organized and maintained.
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Kate McCutchen
Kate McCutchenCorporate Media Strategist
Kate McCutchen has been a part of the media world since she could first access a computer. She oversees social media coordination and digital media outreach for the company.
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