KARA M. ROUSSELLE, P.E.
Tikker Engineering Inc.
Experience8/2015 -- Present
Kara has over sixteen years’ experience in HVAC and plumbing design, whole building and alternative energy design, construction cost estimation, construction project management and mechanical and control system troubleshooting. Kara has overseen the design and construction management of commercial and high end residential projects. She has designed sheetmetal, hydronic and plumbing systems including geothermal heat pump systems, solar water heating systems, central air handlers with VAV reheat, boiler systems with radiant floor heat, fan coils and snowmelt. Her mechanical contracting background provides an excellent foundation for thorough cost analysis and systems commissioning. She has experience as a mechanical department estimator and project manager, skills that she implements at her design firm during all phases of design and construction. Kara has a background in energy conservation as a LEED AP, Certified Energy Manager, and Certified Passive House Consultant. She has worked on Passive House and other super- insulated buildings incorporating alternative energy systems in the mechanical systems design.
B.S. Architectural Engineering (Mechanical Emphasis) - University of Wyoming
LICENSING and PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Wyoming / 2011
Certified Passive House Consultant / 2011
Certified Energy Manager / 2010
LEED AP BD+C / 2008