Paul Kompauer, P. Eng., FEC – General Manager
Paul is a civil engineering graduate of the University of Alberta with over 30 years of experience. Since 1981 he has been involved in roofing, waterproofing and building science consulting in British Columbia. In addition he also has experience in structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, and concrete repair. Paul has “Accepted Status” as a roofing inspector with the Roofing Contractors Association of BC (RCABC)
He has a deep commitment to his profession. Paul is a Past President of the Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of BC, a Past President of the BC Chapter of the American Concrete Institute, a Past President of the Western Canada Chapter of RCI. Currently Paul is a member of the Technical Committee of the Roofing Contractors Association of BC and the Technical Committee for CSA Standard A220 “Concrete Roof Tiles”.
In recognition of his contribution to the engineering profession, Paul was made a Fellow of Engineers Canada in 2008.
Joe Burry, RRO – Roof Consultant
Joe has over 40 years of experience in roofing application and design of commercial, industrial and residential projects. Since joining Calysta Consulting in 2003 as a roofing consultant he has been involved in conducting roofing surveys, preparing specifications and doing field reviews of roof installations. He holds accreditation from RCI as a Registered Roof Observer (RRO) and is an Accepted Inspector for the RCABC’s RGC Guarantee program.
Joe started his career as an apprentice roofer in 1969. Since that time he has worked as a foreman of a roofing crew, an estimator, a contractor and a consultant. He is knowledgeable in all types of roof systems including shingles, single ply, modified bitumen, TPO, PVC and metal.
Tara Speers – Office Administrator
Tara joined the staff of Calysta Consulting in 2007 as the Office Administrator. She is responsible for the day to day operation of the office including the preparation of all reports, specifications and contract documents. Tara handles the accounts payable and accounts receivable for the company.
Kathleen Kompauer, P. Eng., FEIC, FEC – Marketing Manager
Kathie works part-time for Calysta Consulting. She assists Paul with the field reviews of building envelope and waterproofing projects, report writing and the preparation of specifications. As well, she is responsible for the marketing of Calysta Consulting’s services.
In addition to working with Calysta she also runs her own company, KDR Engineering Consultants Ltd. Her expertise is in the field of concrete construction, troubleshooting concrete problems and repairs, rigid pavement design and ICFS construction.