Owner of RLGA Technical Services, a construction specifications and building code consulting firm in Scottsdale, Arizona, Ron has over 35 years of experience in the construction industry. His project experience includes many building types: residence halls, educational buildings (classroom and office), libraries, multi-family residential, commercial office and retail, religious, theaters and military facilities. Ron is a professor of architecture at the School of Architecture at Taliesin where he teaches construction documents, building codes, practice management, and building construction technology. He is also a member of the AIA Codes and Standards Committee. Ron is the author of "Applying the building Code: Step-by-Step Guidance for Design and Building Professionals". In addition, Ron is a Certified Construction Specifier (CCS), a Certified Construction Contract Administrator, Construction Documents Technologist (CDT), a certified building plans examiner, a certified accessibility inspector/plans examiner and is a former Board Chair for the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI).