The Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships

    • International Code Council (ICC)
    • American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)
    • California Building Officials (CALBO) / C-3 Code Credential


I have worked with many municipalities, building officials, and plan examiners regarding ADA and Title -24 (CBC) including:

  • City of Sacramento
  • City of Citrus Heights
  • City of Roseville
  • City of Williams
  • City of Redding
  • City of Chico
  • City of San Ramon
  • County Riverside
  • City of Oroville
  • City of Corning

Agencies and materials I refer to:

    • Department of Justice Code of Federal Regulations 28 CFR Part 36
    • Pt 36, App. A 28 CFR Ch.1(7-1-94 Edition) Appendix A to part 36 “Standards for Accessible Design”
    • Title 111: Final Rule amending 28 CFR Part 36: Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability
      by Public Accommodations and
      in Commercial Facilities (as published in the Federal Register September 15, 2010)
    • 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible design
    • ADA Handbook, published by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and
      the U.S. Department of Justice
    • Disability Business Technical Assistance Center (DBTAC)
    • ADA Hotline
    • United States Department of Justice
    • ADA Title III Technical Assistance Manual (covering public accommodations and commercial facilities
      constructed after November 1993)
    • Division of the State Architect of California
    • California Department of Transportation
    • United States Department of Transportation
    • California Vehicle Code (CVC)
    • California Government Code section 4450
    • California Health and Safety Code section 19955
    • American Standard Association A.117.1-1961 (R1971)
    • American National Standards Institute (ANSI) A117.1-1980
    • 1982-1998 CBC California Code of Regulations
    • 2001 CBC, California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 2, Volume 1
    • 2007 CBC, California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 2, Volume 1
    • 2010 CBC, California Code of Regulations, Title 24, Part 2, Volume 1
    • Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
    • Access Compliance Reference Manual (Statutes, Title 24 Regulation,
    • Policies, and Official Comments, edited by Michael J. Manken, AIA Manager, Access Compliance)
    • CalDAG – An Interpretive Manual (published by MPG Publishing Company)
    • MEANS-ADA Compliance Pricing Guide (published by R.S. Means Company) 2003,2009
    • California Accessibility Reference Manual (CARM)
    • 2003 CALBO Manual Non-Residential Disabled Access Regulations
    • (Division of the State Architect office of Universal Design, Forth edition October 2003

Seminars I have spoken at regarding ADA and Title 24 California building code:

  • Taco Bell Corporate meeting, Sacramento, California
  • City of Chico, ADA - It’s Good for Business!, October 27, 2010 (as compliance expert, along with Medy F. Beauchane, Attorney at Law,
    presenter and moderator; Gary Layman, CASP Inspector; Tom Irvine, tax specialist, Matson & Isom; Chip Arenchild, insurance specialist, Interwest Insurance)
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