Key Personnel

Phil Humber

Founder/ Electrical Engineer

Philip is the Founder of the original consulting engineering company through which Humber-Garick was created.  He has been in the consulting engineering practice on the North Florida Gulf Coast since 1969.  His focus is on local area clients in the Architectural field and utility medium voltage projects.  His 43 years of extensive and unrivaled experience is applied to all Humber-Garick projects.

 

 

 

Educational Foundation

•B.S. Electrical Engineering – Mississippi State University

•Registered Professional Engineer in Florida, Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.

Activities

•Originator, Manager of Samaritans Purse Foundation

Professional Affiliations

Emerald Coast Chapter of the Florida Engineering Society

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)

 

 

 

Christopher Garick P.E. RCDD

Principal/ Electrical Telecom Engineer

 

Chris is a Principle and Electrical/Telecommunications Engineer with Humber-Garick Consulting Engineers. Chris has twenty-one years of consulting engineering experience in lighting, power, fire alarm, and telecommunications design.

 

Educational Foundation

•B.S. Electrical Engineering – Mississippi State University
•Registered Professional Engineer – Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Texas, Colorado, Illinois, and Georgia
•Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) – Building Industry Consulting Services International – BICSI

 

Professional Affiliations

•NSPE – National Society of Professional Engineers
•NFPA – National Fire Protection Association
•IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

 

Professional Experience

Christopher A. Garick, P.E. RCDD has been designing electrical and telecommunication systems primarily in Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida since 1993.  The last four years have included projects in areas all across the continental US to include Hawaii and Germany and Japan.

 

Chris’s design experience includes campus electric utility distribution design, campus lighting design, and building interior and exterior power, lighting, telecommunications, and fire alarm systems design.  Type of construction design experience includes new and renovated schools, multi-family housings, office buildings, high rises, industrial and health care facilities.  His experience encompasses being a consultant to Architects and Contractors as well as being a project manager for prime electrical projects for commercial or government clients.

 

In addition, Chris has experience performing short-circuit and device coordination studies for government, health care institutions and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers.

 

Publications

•Contributing editor to the Electronic Safety and Security Reference Manual, 1st Edition published by BICSI, 2005
•Published Perspective Article in Cabling Installation & Maintenance, May 2001
•Published Design Story in Cabling Installation & Maintenance, December 2000

 

Activities

•State of FL Elevator Safety Technical Advisory Committee, PE appointee, 2005 to 2010
•City of Fort Walton Beach, Municipal Planning Board member, 2001 to 2003
•NSPE, Florida Engineering Society, Emerald Coast Chapter, 1999 Chapter President

Thomas Alexander P.E., LEED AP (BD+C)

Principal/ Electrical Engineer

Thomas is a Principle and Electrical / Energy Design Engineer with Humber-Garick Consulting Engineers.  Thomas has seven years of consulting engineering experience in lighting, power and fire alarm and five years experience working as a commercial electrician.

 

Educational Foundation

•B.S. Electrical Engineering – Florida State University
•LEED Accredited Professional
•Registered Professional Engineer in Florida
Professional Affiliation
USGBC – United States Green Building Council
FES – Florida Engineering Society
NSPE – National Society of Professional Engineers
IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

 

Professional Experience

Thomas A. Alexander, P.E., LEED AP (BD+C) has been designing electrical systems in Mississippi, Alabama, Pennsylvania and Florida since 2006.

 

Thomas’s design experience includes campus electric utility distribution design, campus lighting and control design, and building interior and exterior power, lighting, telecommunications, controls, and fire alarm systems design.  Type of construction design experience includes military power distribution, new and renovated schools, multi-family housings, post offices, fire/police stations, churches, parking garages and state parks. His experience encompasses being a consultant to Architects and Contractors as well as being a project manager for prime electrical projects. He is experienced in life safety egress and exit lighting in large industrial complexes.

 

In addition, Thomas has electrical contractor field experience as a project manager, installer and tester in many electrical and lightning protection projects throughout Florida and Alabama.

 

Specific Experience

Thomas is the Project Engineer for a Design-Build effort that is removing and replacing the base wide existing medium voltage 15 kV overhead distribution system with a new underground distribution system at Tobyhanna Army Depot in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania.  All overhead cables, switches, and transformers were replaced with new underground duct bank, pad-mounted switches, and pad-mounted transformers in a 17-phase stepped project.  The design and management also included primary voltage change from the utility company and replacing the existing primary distribution sub-station and the extensive Environmental permitting approval process for the extent of the project.  Total Construction Cost  =  $42,000,000.

 

 

 

Daniel White P.E. LEED A.P. (BD+C)

Principal/ Electrical Engineer

Dan is a Principle and Electrical / Energy Design Engineer with Humber-Garick Consulting Engineers.  Dan has seven years of degreed consulting engineering experience in lighting, power and fire alarm and seven years experience in the same field prior to obtaining his degree.

 

Educational Foundation

•B.S. Electrical Engineering – Auburn University, Cum Laude
•LEED Accredited Professional
•Registered Professional Engineer in Florida

 

Professional Affiliations

•USGBC – United States Green Building Council
•FES – Florida Engineering Society
•NSPE – National Society of Professional Engineers

 

Professional Experience

Daniel J. White, P.E., LEED AP (BD+C) has been designing electrical systems in Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, and around the world since 2006.

 

Dan’s design experience includes power distribution, lighting, grounding, grid-tie photovoltaic power design, LEED design, telecommunications, power metering and fire alarm systems design.  Additionally, field experience as a project engineer for military projects with extensive knowledge performing surveys of power systems on CONUS and OCONUS military installations. Type of construction design experience includes military, new and renovated schools, multi-family housings, airport terminals, churches, and commercial buildings.  Experience encompasses consulting Architects and Contractors.

 

Specific Experience

Dan  designed the electrical design for a LEED Gold accredited 130,000 sq. ft. elementary school in 2009.  Electrical design included power systems, lighting, life safety, fire alarm, mechanical equipment power, kitchen equipment power, and intercom. Power design included a 28,000 KWH annual photovoltaic (solar panel) system. Classroom lighting design included energy efficient daylight harvesting and motion sensor control.

 

Dan was the Project Engineer for two international USAG Advanced Metering projects in Japan and Germany. The work performed included site survey and engineering plan design for electrical metering reporting to central server. Systems include electric power metering, Modbus RTU, Lonworks, and ethernet communications using copper and fiber optic networks for 406 buildings in Tokyo, Kure, and Okinawa regions and for 398 buildings in Kaiserslautern and Stuttgart regions.

 

 

 

Rick Engle LC

Senior Electrical Lighting Engineer

Lighting Professional

 

Rick is a Lighting Certified Professional with the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP).  Rick has 20 years of electrical design experience in lighting, power and fire alarm and five years experience specializing in the lighting field.  Rick performs computer modeling of spaces and extensive calculations for energy savings through lighting applications.