FEA News & Updates

Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings from FEA

Stop by our booth #830 at the SAME KC Small Business Conference

IFMA instructor

Chris Hodges, P.E., CFM, LEEP AP, IFMA Fellow, FRICS teaches IFMA’s instructor-lead classes including CFM, FMP, SFP and the FM essentials program. In the IFMA Youtube interview Chris answers the questions: How long have you been an IFMA instructor? How … Continue reading

Tripling Down On The Bottom Line: Facility Management Strategies

Laurie Gilmer was quoted in the article “Tripling Down On The Bottom Line: Facility Management Strategies”.  Read more in Friedman Integrated Real Estate Solutions. Laurie Gilmer, P.E., CFM, SFP, LEED AP, CxA is vice president of facility services with Facility … Continue reading

National Capital Business Ethics Award

Facility Engineering Associates (FEA) has been recognized by the National Capital Business Ethics award (NCBEA) for leadership in ethical conduct. This prestigious awards program, which honored companies that demonstrate a strong commitment to ethical business practices in management philosophies and … Continue reading

Visit FEA at NFM&T

The Future FM Workforce: Build an Integrated Talent Management Plan

If you recently attended NFM&T in Vegas and would like a copy of the presentation – Click  The Future FM Workforce: Build an Integrated Talent Management Plan Presenter(s): Teena Shouse, CFM, IFMA Fellow, Vice President, Facility Engineering Associates Successful facilities managers … Continue reading

Distinguished Author Award

IFMA announced the 2014 IFMA Awards of Excellence recipients at its World Workplace Conference and Expo in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. These awards annually recognize the outstanding achievements of individual IFMA members, chapters, councils and partners. Recipients were announced at … Continue reading

IFMA’s World WorkPlace

If you’re attending IFMA’s World Workplace in New Orleans this week stop by our booth #1131 for a chance to win one of the books written by FEA employees on “Sustainable Facility Management” or “High Performance as a Goal” Also, … Continue reading

Presentations at IFMA’s World Workplace in New Orleans

Some great sessions were offered at IFMA’s World Workplace in New Orleans. FEA experts presented:       “Managing the Building Life Cycle With Sustainable Facility Management” with Chris Hodges and Mark Sekula “The Future FM Workforce: Build an Integrated Talent … Continue reading

The Future FM Workforce: Build an Integrated Talent Management Plan Utilizing Proven Competency Models (FBPTA) – World WorkPlace Presentation

Teena Shouse presented on Thursday, September 18th from 8-9 AM at IFMA’s World Workplace in New Orleans for “The Future FM Workforce: Build an Integrated Talent Management Plan Utilizing Proven Competency Models” View the WWP schedule: http://events.ifma.org/worldworkplace/conference_schedule.cfm GSA related to … Continue reading

IFMA’s World Workplace – Sept 17-19

Are you attending IFMA’s World Workplace Conference Sept 17-19? Leadership in FM includes learning from others. WWP, held in New Orleans this year, is a great place to do that. FEA will be there, delivering several different seminars http://events.ifma.org/worldworkplace/conference_schedule.cfm If … Continue reading

FREE Webinar – The Future FM Workforce

If you missed Maureen Roskoski and Teena Shouse, as they presented “The Future FM Workforce and how to build an integrated talent management plan utilizing proven competency models” presented on Wednesday, September 3rd, 12:00 PM EST. You can view the presentation. The … Continue reading

The Art of Telling your Story presentation at World WorkPlace

If you missed Christopher Hodges and Laurie Gilmer at IFMA’s World Work Place in New Orleans on Thursday, September 18th at 2:30 PM where they presented “The Art of Telling your Story”. If you missed the presentation, it is attached here. You … Continue reading

IFMA New York City Chapter Event Recap

IFMA New York City Chapter hosted a technical presentation on Facility Condition Assessments led by Laurie Gilmer.  Laurie shared her insights of “Why is it important to conduct a Facility Condition Assessment?” Laurie outlined how Facility Managers could utilize FCA … Continue reading

Advancing Sustainable Facility Performance with the SFP: Case Studies and Panel Discussion

IFMA’s World Work Place, held in New Orleans on Thursday, Sept 18 held a Case Studies and Panel Discussion on Advancing Sustainable Facility Performance with the SFP.  Panel members included : Bill Conley ,   Greg Williams ,   Christopher Laughman and Mayra … Continue reading

Read about “The Value of Facility Condition Assessments to Sustainability Programs” published in FMLink

“The Value of Facility Condition Assessments to Sustainability Programs”written by Angela Lewis can be read in the August issue of FMLink, the largest independent magazine on the Net for facilities managers. The article suggests that FCAs are an important tool to … Continue reading

“Benchmarking, It’s more than just a bunch of numbers” – World WorkPlace presentation

Leadership in FM includes learning from others. IFMA’s World Work Place, held in New Orleans this year, was a great place to do that. Teena Shouse delivered a seminar on Thursday, September 18 at 9:30 AM called “Benchmarking, It’s more than … Continue reading

Hope to see you at World Workplace – Sept 17-19

Are you attending IFMA’s World Workplace Conference Sept 17-19? Leadership in FM includes learning from others. WWP, held in New Orleans this year, is a great place to do that. FEA will be there, delivering several different seminars http://events.ifma.org/worldworkplace/conference_schedule.cfm If … Continue reading

Managing the Building Life Cycle With Sustainable Facility Management

Don’t miss Christopher Hodges, Principal, Facility Engineering Associates, PC and Mark Sekula, President, Facility Futures at World Work Place in New Orleans on Thursday, September 18th from 8-9 AM as they present “Managing the Building Life Cycle With Sustainable Facility Management”. … Continue reading

Join us for a FREE Webinar – Future FM Workforce

Join Maureen Roskoski and Teena Shouse, as they discuss how the Future FM Workforce and how to build an integrated talent management plan utilizing proven competency models. Wednesday, September 3rd, 12:00 PM EST Does your team have the right training … Continue reading

Laurie Gilmer presents at IFMA New York City

Laurie A. Gilmer, P.E., CFM, SFP, LEED-AP, SFP presented “Facility Capital Program Management” at IFMA New York City on June 15, 2014. For a copy of the presentation or to contact Laurie regarding a presentation or a workshop at your … Continue reading

IFMA introduces 2014-15 executive committee and board of directors

IFMA is also pleased to announce changes with the executive committee marked by the beginning of the term as chair for James P. Whittaker, P.E., CFM, CEFP, FRICS with Michael D. Feldman, FMP, CM as first vice chair and 2013-14 … Continue reading

Kristin Westover speaks at the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers Annual Conference

Kristin Moreno Westover, LEED AP O+M, Project Engineer spoke at the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers (SCSPE) Annual Conference at Hilton Head, South Carolina on June 13, 2014 on “The Business Side of Energy Efficiency & Green Roofs – Addressing … Continue reading

FEA Welcomes Melissa King

FEA welcomes Melissa King to our Facility Engineering Services (FES) group at FEA out of our Fairfax office. Melissa King graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering with a focus in Structures. Relevant course … Continue reading