SBM Principals and Staff


James E. Eckman, PE, LEED AP, LC, CBCP
President, Electrical Engineer

James P. Kulick, PE, LEED AP, CBCP
Vice President, Mechanical Engineer

Chad B. Montgomery, PE, LEED AP, HFDP, CPMP
Vice President – Mechanical Engineering

Marlon C. Hathaway, PE, LEED AP, RCDD
Vice President – Electrical Engineering

Vincent J. Feidler, PE, LEED AP
Mechanical Engineer

Kevin M. Noble, PE, LEED AP
Civil Engineer

Christopher J. Schoonover, PE, LEED AP, CPMP
Mechanical Engineer

Professional Affiliates

Association of Energy Engineers - AEE

American Institute of Architects - AIA

American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers  – ASHRAE

American Society of Plumbing Engineers - ASPE

American Society of Civil Engineers - ASCE

American Society for Healthcare Engineering - ASHE

American Water Works Association - AWWA

Building Industry Consulting Service International - BICSI

International Code Council - ICC

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - IEEE

Investigative Engineers Association - I-ENG-A

Illuminating Engineering Society - IES

National Association of Fire Investigators - NAFI

National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying - NCEES

National Fire Protection Association - NFPA

Northern Ohio Society for Healthcare Engineering - NOSHE

National Society of Professional Engineers - NSPE

National Association of Professional Insurance Investigators - NSPII

Risk Management Society - RIMS

Society of Fire Protection Engineers - SPFE 


The SBM staff is comprised of 24 mechanical, electrical and civil engineers, 15 of whom hold their Professional Engineering license in the State of Ohio and surrounding states, and eight of whom are LEED certified professionals. SBM employees also include one technology systems designer, three RCDDs, six drafting personnel, and five development/administrative personnel. Scheeser Buckley Mayfield is structured such that a principal is actively involved in each project. Each principal has a staff of engineers to assist with projects and also has the help of the technical support staff in the office.

Community Involvement 

Architecture, Construction, Engineering (ACE) Mentor Program of        Greater Akron

Boy Scouts of America                                                                               

Camp Y-Noah                                                                                            

Canton Concert Band                                                                                

ComQuest Services of Stark County                                                            

Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy School of Engineering (CVCA SOE) Mentor Program                    

Elves & More of Northeast Ohio                                                                   

En-Rich-Ment Stark County                                                                        

Girls on the Run Central Ohio                                                                     

Holly Hills Little League Baseball                                                                 

Little Eagles Basketball                                                                             

North Canton Public Library                                                                        

Penn State Architectural Engineering Alumni Association                               

Remember Nhu                                                                                         

St. Francis De Sales Parish                                                                         

Stark County Family Council                                                                      

St. Vincent DePaul Society                                                                         

Williams Syndrome Association                                                                   

YMCA of Western Stark County