Experience

Mr. McNealy has more than 13 years of experience in the flooring industry as a contractor, certified inspector, walkway auditor and expert witness. He holds numerous floor inspection certifications, and is highly skilled at inspecting hardwood, laminate and resilient flooring, as well as substrates and subfloors. As a contractor, Mr. McNealy has direct experience with the installation of all major types of floor coverings in both residential and commercial settings. With an MBA and experience in government contracting, Mr. McNealy is well-versed in contract and scope of work analysis. His experience with architectural and interior design planning has honed his ability to properly specify floor coverings for various applications, and his background with site and floor safety has spurred his passion for creating safer walkways. Mr. McNealy founded, and serves as president of Safer Walkways, a national trade association for walkway audit certificate holders. He helped develop industry standards through his work on ANSI/NFSI committees. Mr. McNealy regularly attends training sessions in inspection, flooring and safety training, as well as legal, medical, emergency management, firefighting and information technology.

Credentials

  • Certified Substrate Subfloor Inspector, Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, 2015 – Present
  • Certified Concrete Slab Moisture Testing Technician, International Concrete Repair Institute, 2015 – Present
  • Certified Wood and Laminate Floor Inspector, Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, 2015 – Present
  • Certified Senior Carpet Inspector, Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, 2015 – Present
  • Certified Resilient Flooring Inspector, Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, 2015 – Present
  • Certified Carpet Reinstallation and Repair Technician, Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, 2015 – Present
  • Certified Carpet Cleaning Technician, Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, 2014 – Present
  • Walkway Audit Certificate Holder, National Floor Safety Institute, 2014 – Present
  • Certified IFCI Flooring Inspector, Institute for Floor Covering Inspectors, 2014 – Present
  • Certified Walkway Auditor, National Floor Safety Institute, 2013 – 2014
  • Certified Wood Floor Inspector, National Wood Flooring Association, 2008 – 2010
  • Flooring Contractor, State of Colorado, 2005 – 2012
  • MBA, Strategic Management, Colorado State University, 2003
  • BS, Geography, Land Use Planning and Environmental Analysis, Central Michigan University, 1997

Affiliations/Awards

  • American National Standards Institute/National Floor Safety Institute (ANSI/NFSI), ‚Ä®Education Committee, Member, 2017 – Present
  • American National Standards Institute Board of Standards Review (ANSI/BSR-SI-0001), ‚Ä®Safe Handling of Cleaning Chemicals, Simon Institute, Secretary, 2016 – Present
  • American National Standards Institute Board of Standards Review (ANSI/BSR-IICRC S220), Standard for Hard Surface Floor Covering Inspection, Trim and Mouldings Section, Chairman, 2016 – 2017
  • Safer Walkways Association, Member, 2015 – Present
  • National Floor Safety Institute, Member, 2013 – Present
  • Institute for Floor Covering Inspectors, Member, 2012 – Present
  • Utah Safety Council, Member, 2015 – 2017
  • National Wood Flooring Association, Member, 2005 – 2010
  • Arapahoe Community College Interior Design School Board of Advisers, Member, 2009
  • American Society of Interior Designers, Member, 2007

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