Apollo BBC’s primary resource is our exceptional staff of highly qualified and experienced consultants. Each consultant offers a unique combination of technical expertise and capabilities to address our clients' challenges.
Through our professional development program, our consultants have achieved numerous certifications and accreditations including LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP), Commissioning Authority (CxA), Certified Energy Manager (CEM), and Certified Infrared Thermographer (CIR), among others.
Apollo BBC is committed to serving our clients, advancing our field, and bettering our community. We demand excellence and integrity of ourselves. Our clients are diverse and include building owners, contractors, architects, insurance companies, and attorneys.
Apollo BBC Leadership
To maintain the expertise level expected we utilize a multi-tiered approach to project management. We intentionally split project roles among technical consultants, field technicians, and administrative support staff, with executive support and oversight at all stages.
PRINCIPALS & CO-FOUNDERS
D. REID MIDDLEBROOKS, PE, CxA
PRINCIPAL & CEO
Mr. Middlebrooks CEO and co-founder of Apollo BBC. He is Principal Consultant for the firm with technical areas of practice including mechanical engineering, energy conservation, and sustainable design and construction practices. He is an expert in the interaction of mechanical HVAC Systems and their interaction with wall and roof assemblies and failures associated with their interaction.
GORDON SHEPPERD, PE, RRC
PRINCIPAL & PRESIDENT
Mr. Shepperd is President and co-founder of Apollo BBC. He is a Principal Consultant for the firm with technical areas of practice including the design, analysis, and repair of building components, analysis of foundation and soil interaction, and emergency stabilization techniques. He is also an expert in the installation, assembly, and failure analysis of windows, walls, and roofs.
AMY PATRICK, PE
Ms. Patrick is a Technical Consultant at Apollo BBC and a licensed professional engineer with over 10 years of experience. Ms. Patrick has a background in structural and civil engineering, including civil site development, structural design, highway forensics, flood mitigation, and finite element analysis of structural systems. Amy is a licensed professional engineer in Texas and California and adjunct professor at the University of Houston-Downtown.
JUSTIN SAMMAK, EIT
Mr. Sammak is a Staff Engineer at Apollo BBC. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and is a registered Engineer in Training (EIT). His experience includes provides property condition assessments, design reviews for mechanical and building envelope systems, forensic investigations, and applies building science and mechanical engineering principles to assess and solve problems in failure prone architectural assemblies.
MARCUS ELIASON, PE, LEED AP
Mr. Eliason is a Technical Consultant at Apollo BBC and has a background in mechanical HVAC systems design and evaluation, as well as building enclosure forensics. His experience includes design reviews for building enclosure and mechanical systems, diagnostic testing, quality assurance site observations, sustainability consulting, ASHRAE energy audits, and commercial building energy simulations.