SBM Principals and Staff


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

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

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

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

Kevin M. Noble, PE, LEED AP
Civil Engineer

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

Vincent J. Feidler, PE, LEED AP
Mechanical Engineer


The SBM staff is comprised of 23 mechanical, electrical and civil engineers, 13 of whom hold their Professional Engineering license in the State of Ohio and surrounding states, and 8 of whom are LEED certified professionals. SBM employees also include one telecommunications 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.

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