Paul D. Edmeades, Chair, Board of Architects
Paul Edmeades was the founding principal of Edmeades & Stromdahl, Ltd., a firm that specialized in the design of public safety facilities. He has designed numerous fire facilities, police facilities, and emergency operation centers. He has special design expertise in the design of fire and police training facilities. In addition to his public safety work, he has designed many churches, libraries, schools, community centers, and residences. He currently works as an independent consultant and researcher in public safety facility design and sustainability. He has served as president of the Liriodendron Foundation, an organization that preserves the summer home of Dr. Howard Kelly, one of the founding physicians of Johns Hopkins Hospital. Mr. Edmeades currently serves on the Bel Air Historic Preservation Commission, and has been actively involved in the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) for a number of years. He has served in NCARB’s region leadership as treasurer, vice chair, and chair. In 2017, he was elected to serve on the NCARB national board of directors.
Christopher Schein, Chairman, Board of Examiners of Landscape Architects
As a principal and partner of Hord Coplan Macht, Christopher Schein has over 25 years of landscape architecture and land planning experience. Mr. Schein is currently leading an interdisciplinary design team working with the National Park Service on the D.C. War Memorial restoration. Campus projects include Washington College, Loyola College in Maryland, the University of Virginia, St. Mary’s College and the United States Naval Academy. He has also designed landscapes at the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Treasury, the Pennsylvania State Capitol, and Baltimore’s West Shore Park. His accomplishments have been recognized by two American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Honor Awards and several Merit Awards. Mr. Schein previously served as President of the Maryland Chapter of ASLA.
John Mettee III, Chairman, Board for Professional Land Surveyors
John Mettee is an Associate with Chesapeake Environmental Management, Inc. located in Bel Air, Maryland. He was previously Vice President of Frederick Ward Associates, Inc. and has over 40 years of land surveying and engineering experience. In addition to his Maryland license, he holds licenses in Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey. Before joining the Board in 2005, he held a variety of positions with the Maryland Society of Surveyors and was honored as MSS' 2005 Surveyor of the Year. From 1997 through 2006, Mr. Mettee served as Maryland State Trigstar Coordinator and as an instructor for Trimble Certified Courses. He has also offered workshops and seminars for MSS and the New Jersey Society of Land Surveyors. He served as adjunct faculty in Catonsville Community College's surveying program and as member of the program's advisory committee.
David G. Mongan, P.E., Chairman, Board for Professional Engineers
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Robyn Dubick, Chair, Board of Certified Interior Designers
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