VFE TEAM

Kerry L. Madigan, P.E.

Fire Protection Engineer

Kerry Madigan is the principal and senior fire protection engineer at Veritas.  Kerry has over 30 years experience in the design of fire protection systems, smoke management systems, and building design.  She has worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as well as consulting firms in Nebraska and Colorado, working on numerous industrial, commercial, institutional and residential projects.  She also is adept at assessing fire and building code compliance and evaluation code equivalencies.  Kerry is a registered Fire Protection Professional Engineer in Nebraska, Colorado, Florida, Wyoming, Mississippi, Alabama, Arizona, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, California, Missouri, Hawaii, Nevada and Texas.  She is a member of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers, the International Code Council, the American Fire Sprinkler Association and the National Fire Protection Association.

Kenneth Sutton, P.E.

Fire Protection Engineer

Ken is a senior fire protection engineer  with over 27 years experience in the design and inspection of fire protection systems for industrial, commercial, institutional, and residential projects.  Mr. Sutton’s work in the fire protection industry has included assessing code compliance, evaluating code equivalencies, sales and cost estimating, design, inspection, and claims management.  Mr. Sutton holds a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University and a Masters of Arts in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.  Mr. Sutton is a registered Professional Engineer in Colorado and Wyoming and is a NICET IV Certified Technician.

Victor E. Paric, S.E.T.

Senior Engineering Technician

Vic is a NICET IV certified senior engineering technican and project manager at Veritas.  He has over 25 years experience in fire protection design and project management.  He has designed all types of fire protection systems including residential, pre-action, dry, deluge, foam, high-piled storage, rack storage and ESFR systems.  He has been involved in every facet of construction estimating, project management, system design and installation.

Joe DeBaun

Senior Engineering Technician

Joe has accumulated over 24 years experience in the fire protection industry.  As a fire protection consultant at Veritas Fire Engineering, Joe is tasked with project management, design and consulting responsibilities.  Joe has worked on industrial, commerical and government projects specializing in the fire sprinkler and project management roles.

Robert Larson, S.E.T.

Senior Engineering Technician

Robert is a NICET IV certified senior engineering technician with over 27 years of experience in the fire protection industry.  Robert has vast experience in sales, installation, monitoring and design on all aspects of fire alarm and life safety.  Robert is a Certified Instructor through the National Training School and has instructed classes on fire alarm systems, sprinkler systems, testing and inspection and NICET preparation.  His design experience has included designing systems for commercial, government, hospitality, and industrial projects.

Bryan Echelberger

Fire Protection Consultant

Bryan is a NICET III certified engineering technician and has accumulated over nine years experience in the security, fire alarm and fire suppression industry.  Bryan is proficient in the design of fire sprinkler, fire alarm and security systems.  He is also responsible for CAD management and standards.

Thomas D. Madigan II

Chemical Engineer

Thomas is our specialist in chemical safety.  He has a Chemical Engineering degree and is experienced with process safety.  Thomas’ experience has included teaching chemical safety seminars, working on industrial chemical cleanup sites, and conducting chemical safety audits.   He has more than ten years experience in the areas of process safety management, hazardous materials classification and code review.

Jeremiah Dowdy

Fire Protection Consultant

Jeremiah is a Nicet certified fire alarm designer. He brings 15 years’ experience in the low voltage industry and holds a Denver Access Control License. He specializes in CAD drawing production and design for low voltage systems including fire alarm and security.

Amy Paul

Marketing Assistant

Amy supports various marketing functions and assists with market research, production, sales and distribution.