Mr. Reed began his engineering career in 1989 in Washington D.C. at Cafritz Management Company at the Washington Harbor property 3050 K Street. He brings with him more than 25 years of experience with air conditioning service and installation and an extensive electrical background to accompany a certified welding technology degree from Beckley, West Virginia. He is well versed in all major energy management systems, such as those provided by Trane, Siemens, Johnson Controls, Staffa Controls and others. He has taken numerous classes at the NAPE school for Power Engineers for licenses including the DC 3rd Class Steam Engineers License and a NAPE 3rd Class Steam Engineers license. He has been certified in universal CFC since the inception of the EPA requirements.
Since beginning with STOLADI in 1993 as the Chief Engineer of 800 Connecticut Avenue, NW., he was quickly promoted to Regional Chief Engineer and finally to Vice-President of Operations in 2004. Over the years, he has become skilled at every aspect of commercial office building management and holds a key position on our executive team.
Mr. Reed has set up and implemented preventive maintenance programs at dozens of properties and understands how a “one size doesn’t fit all” approach is needed to properly maintain the equipment that is the heart of keeping an office complex running and profitable. He is a leader that is loved by all and always has a moment to teach.