JoAn K. Mende, PE Principal MENDE ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS, LLC.
Since 2005, JoAn K. Mende, PE is responsible for corporate management, business development, as well as total project design. She has 30 plus years’ experience in building system design, facility operations and on-site construction management. Recent projects have included complete building renovation design, numerous boiler replacements, and mechanical and plumbing system design for educational, religious, health care and commercial facilities. In July 2013, the name was changed from Mende, Burke & Associates, LLC to MENDE ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS, LLC.
Licensed engineer in Michigan, License # 6201036796. Proficient in latest version of AutoCad MEP 3D
Awards & Certifications: --2009 January - “Rebuild Michigan” Energy Consultant Certification
--2004 October - Toastmasters International–Advanced Toastmaster Silver “Kahn We Talk”, Detroit, Michigan chapter
--1993 – Michigan Society of Professional Engineers – State Young Engineer of the Year
Professional History: 1993 – 2005 Albert Kahn Associates, Inc., Detroit, Michigan; Sr. Associate Senior Project Engineer, share holder, responsible for complete project design of mechanical, HVAC, and plumbing systems, writing of specifications, inter-discipline project coordination, on-site project observation and project close-out. Project specialization was in design of efficient system operations in major health care and commercial and industrial (automotive) facilities within South East Michigan.
1989 – 1993 Ayres, Lewis Norris & May, Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan; Project Engineer Lead engineer responsible for complete project design of mechanical, HVAC, and plumbing systems. Projec specialization was in water and waste water treatment facilities.
1984 – 1989 Moylan Engineering Associates, Inc., Livonia, Michigan; Project Engineer Responsible for energy conservation analyses of school systems, and mechanical system design of commercial, educational and chemical plant facilities.
1981 – 1984 Consumers Energy Inc., Jackson, Michigan Responsible for design and system modeling of reactor coolant systems for the Big Rock Point (Charlevoix, MI) and Palisades (Benton Harbor, MI) Nuclear Power Plants.
1981 - Bachelor of Science-Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan-Dearborn