Debbie is the Founder and Principal of Accessibility Consulting for HKA. As a certified International Code Council (ICC) Accessibility Inspector/Plan Examiner, Debbie assists clients in identifying accessibility issues and positively addresses any concerns in building design, for both new and existing buildings. Debbie is committed to promoting Universal Design principles and ADA/FHA compliance.
Debbie oversees all facets of the HKA business from marketing & business development to financial management and is also an active member of the National Association of Accessibility Consultants (NAAC).
Carl is a Partner and Principal at Holmes Keogh Associates LLC (HKA) having spent 12 years working for international engineering firm Buro Happold. Carl’s knowledge covers many aspects of code compliance, fire & life safety engineering design, legislation and the approvals process within New York City.
With a sound understanding of highly complex code requirements, Carl has secured regulatory approval of innovative life safety/code solutions on high profile projects for many academic, cultural, commercial and residential projects both within the US and Internationally.
Carl is a Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in New York State and Pennsylvania and was the Co-Chair of a committee of private and public-sector experts who recently updated the NYC Building Code.