Burdette, Koehler, Murphy & Associates, Inc., a full-service mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering firm located in Baltimore, MD, is pleased to announce promotions in several key positions.

“We embody a culture which strives to be better, and our ultimate goal is to develop employees with good character.” said James L. Barrett, Jr., PE, Associate AIA, LEED AP BD+C, President of BKM. “Each of these individuals share a common vision of our firm. They are leaders in their field and have an important role in our continued growth.”

The individuals promoted now hold these titles:

  • Larry S. Fritts, Senior Associate. Previously Associate, Larry joined BKM in 2000 and has over 41 years of experience in the electrical engineering design field. His design background includes education, healthcare, and government market sectors. Larry’s experience comes from decades of various building projects that include lighting, power, uninterruptible power, emergency, and communication systems replacements. lfritts@bkma.com
  • Daniel J. Harlan, Senior Associate. Previously Associate, Dan joined BKM in 1981 and is the longest tenured employee at BKM. He manages the Construction Administration Department for BKM and brings 43 years of design and construction experience to each project. Dan guides the construction phase to its conclusion and maintains a close relationship with our clients to ensure that all m/e/p systems are functioning properly. dharlan@bkma.com
  • Catherine D. DeWitt, CPSM, Associate, Marketing + Business Development. Previously Director of Marketing + Business Development, Catherine joined BKM in 2012 and has worked as an A/E/C marketing professional for 18 years. Catherine leads the marketing and business development activities to ensure that goals and deadlines are met. She is the creative force behind the firm’s strategic plan and serves as primary strategic adviser to the firm’s principals. An active member of the SMPS, Catherine is currently the Past-President for the SMPS Maryland Chapter. cdewitt@bkma.com
  • Anthony R. Page, PE, LEED AP, Associate. Previously Electrical Engineer, Tony joined BKM in 2013 and has 14 years of experience with commercial, education, government, and science & technology projects. He specializes in power distribution engineering and power systems studies as it relates to Arc Flash and the relevant codes. Tony places a special emphasis on quality control and trade coordination. apage@bkma.com
  • Craig M. Parks, PE, LEED AP BD+C, Project Manager. Previously Mechanical Engineer, Craig has nine years of mechanical engineering design experience and has worked for BKM for over five years. His project experience includes healthcare, government, and, commercial projects. Additionally, Craig serves as the President-Elect of the ASHRAE - Baltimore Chapter. cparks@bkma.com
  • Matthew D. Sol, PE, LEED AP BD+C, Project Manager. Previously Mechanical Engineer, Matt has spent his entire career at BKM, joining the firm in 2007. Matt specializes in the education market sector. As a mechanical engineer, he works collectively with our clients and members of the design team to better understand the goals of the project and help coordinate the design across all disciplines. msol@bkma.com
  • Casey S. Ross, PE, CEM, BEMP, LEED AP, Project Manager. Previously Mechanical Engineer, Casey has over 12 years of experience and has an extensive background designing government, healthcare, and educational projects. He also provides energy modeling expertise bringing an understanding on how building systems operate, interact, and how they are designed to meet the needs of our clients. cross@bkma.com
  • Sean M. MacCubbin, PE, Senior Mechanical Engineer. Previously Mechanical Engineer, Sean has 27 years of experience and has been with BKM for the majority of his career. His work includes educational, healthcare, and research facilities. Sean has served as Mechanical Engineer for the redevelopment of the Maryland School for the Blind campus. Additionally, Sean is responsible for BKM’s IT management. smaccubbin@bkma.com
  • Erik R. Shearer, PE, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Mechanical Engineer. Previously Mechanical Engineer, Erik earned his Master of Architectural Engineering with a mechanical engineering focus from Penn State University in 2006. Erik has been at BKM since his graduation and his experience spans across government, education, and healthcare market sectors. He leads our BIM production and standards. eshearer@bkma.com
  • John D. Shockley, PE, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Electrical Engineer. Previously Electrical Engineer, John joined BKM in 2011 and brings 15 years of experience designing electrical systems for a variety of projects, ranging from architectural building renovations through complex industrial power systems. John has developed a strong relationship with clients in the healthcare, government, education, and commercial sectors. jshockley@bkma.com
  • Denise C. Wilson, Senior Electrical Designer. Previously Electrical Designer, Denise joined BKM in 2009 and prepares complex electrical working drawings, showing detail sketches, and preliminary schemes using computer-aided drafting. Her work includes healthcare, educational, science and technology, and government facilities. Specifically, she has provided electrical design services for all of our projects at GBMC including intricate power systems studies for the hospital. dwilson@bkma.com