Mark Turpin,  Senior Associate, AV

AV system design professional with more than 30 years experience carries insights and knowledge for a broad spectrum of projects.  Work over the past decade has centered on AV systems for boardrooms, classrooms, museums and performance spaces worldwide including Kennedy Center (Washington DC), US Embassy (Mexico City), Benaroya Hall (Seattle) and Altria Theatre (Richmond).  His background includes project management and engineering for staging, theatrical production management and project/construction engineering.  Skills include AutoCAD block management and 3D drawing, Revit, acoustic modeling (EASE), video and controls design, and client interface.  He is gifted at transforming a written system description into a complete bid package with location drawings, signal flows, panel elevations, rack elevations and mechanical details.  He particularly enjoys the commissioning phase of projects in seeing the outcome of design efforts and acclimating clients to their new systems.