2022 BSS® Recipients
Congratulation to the following members that obtained their designation in 2022.
Mohammed Dawoud is a professional engineer in Ontario with a passion for advancing building envelope design through the implementation of sound building science principles while maintaining a constructable approach. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering Science in Civil Engineering, a Master of Engineering focused on Structural and Infrastructural Engineering as well as professional designations such as NFRC Certified Simulator and Certified Passive House Designer. As the Technical Development Manager at CGI/Ennova Facades, Mohammed is heavily involved in the research and development of curtain wall technology suited for Architects’ aiming to achieve a high level of thermal comfort with minimum energy consumption in their design.
Marcel Gamon is a professional engineer in Ontario that has been in the building enclosure consulting industry since graduating in 2017 from University of Waterloo's Civil Engineering program. Marcel's experience includes new construction and restoration projects, investigation of failures in cladding and roofing, and project management for commercial, residential, and institutional clients.
Stefan Nespoli is a Sr. Project Manager, Professional Engineer (Ontario), and Shareholder at Edison Engineers Inc., leading the Grand River office. He obtained his Bachelor of Applied Science at the University of Waterloo. He is driven to improve our built environment by developing solutions tailed to his individual clients’ needs and is passionate about making their lives easier in the process. Stefan began his career as a contractor and gained valuable experience on condominium, commercial, and hospital project sites in Toronto and Southwestern Ontario before finding his way to Building Restoration consulting and the Condominium industry well over a decade ago. His technical background combines the areas of Structural Restoration (parking garages, balconies, waterproofing), Building Envelope (Masonry, Window Systems, Heritage), and Capital Planning (Reserve Fund Studies and Performance Audits for Condominiums). With his breadth of experience, Stefan’s passion is working with Condominium Boards, Managers, and Owners to navigate the rough waters found at the intersection of Reserve Fund and Major Project Planning.
Shawna Smigelski is a Project Manager at Edison Engineers Inc. and is responsible for all aspects of project delivery, including building assessments, developing repair strategies and specifications, construction review, and contract administration. Shawna obtained her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Queen’s University and is a Professional Engineer in Ontario. She joined Edison upon entry into the industry in 2016 and became a Shareholder in 2021. Shawna is passionate about finding feasible repair options to tackle her individual clients’ needs, and improving our built environment by developing customized, durable, and aesthetically pleasing repair solutions. She focuses on educating and communicating with clients to help them make informed decisions.
David has been practicing architecture and planning for over fourteen years since receiving his Master of Architecture from the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design at the University of Toronto in 2008. He also has an undergraduate degree in Engineering and Management as well as an MBA from McMaster University. David earned his license to practice architecture in Ontario in 2010, and currently works for the University of Toronto’s University Planning department helping the University manage and develop their built assets on campus.