Licensing Electricians & Inspectors Since 2015

Debra Pierce

  • While working for a third-party inspection agency as a Code Enforcement Officer, Building Inspector and Plan Reviewer Deb earned the distinction of Master Code Professional, the highest level of certification.
  • Currently the Plan Reviewer for a local municipality reviewing Building, Electrical, Mechanical, Energy and Accessibility for commercial new construction and interior renovations as well as residential new home construction and remodeling.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, Minor in Psychology
  • Has been teaching code classes for 12 years
  • Enjoys interaction & discussion with students
  • Shares experiences from the field and plan review stages
  • If you follow Deb’s guidelines and instructions you can pass the class

Leonard A. Farina

  • Licensed Chicago Supervising Maintenance Electrician
  • Licensed City of Chicago Supervising Electrician
  • Certified BOCA/IAEI 1 & 2 Family Dwelling Electrical Inspector
  • Certified ICC Electrical Plans Examiner
  • Owned Farina Electric from 1976 to 1996
  • Chief Electrical Inspector for the Village of Lombard from 1994 through 2015
  • Born and raised in Chicago, Len attended both St. Ignatius College Prep and Loyola University of Chicago and earned his B.S. in Psychology. In 1967 he was drafted into the Army and earned the rank of Spec. 5 (E5).

Pawel (Paul) Matyja

  • Graduated with a B.A. in Architectural Studies from University of Illinois in Chicago
  • Licensed Architect in the State of Illinois since 2010
  • Obtained his REP (registered energy professional) Certification from the City of Chicago
  • Certified ICC Residential Inspector
  • Current project manager for an architectural company.

Hugo Viramontes

  • Mechanical and Electrical inspector for the Village of Lombard
  • Previous Electrical Inspector for the Village of Wheeling
  • Received his Woodstock NEC License from CLEC Enterprises in 2014
  • Received his Supervising Electrician license for the City of Chicago in spring of 2016
  • Third VP IAEI Suburban Division
  • All ICC residential certifications
  • Obtained OSHA 30 Certification
  • Obtained residential energy code certification
  • Working on ICC commercial building certification
  • Working on his EPA and CEC Certification
  • 14 years electrical experience
  • Electrical contracting business owner for over 10 years
  • Active contributor to the HACIA Community and the resources it provides to professionals in the community

Russ Shafer

  • Licensed electrician for over 30 years
  • Current Staff Electrician at McHenry County College
  • Serves on the Electrical Commission for the City of Woodstock
  • Electrical Inspector for over 20 years
  • Graduate of MCC with an Associate Degree in Project Management​
  • Certified Professional Maintenance Manager (CPMM)
  • OSHA Electrical & Arc Flash Safety certificate holder

Staff

Angela Mesi

  • Licensed City of Chicago Supervising Electrician
  • Licensed in the Village of Woodstock
  • Owner of ANG Electric contracting business
  • Specializes in Class I, Division 1 hazardous locations, underground tank monitors, dispensers, submersible pumps and lighting
  • Teaching code classes for over five years
  • Two time guest on Mighty House Radio

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Bill Dettmer

  • Current Electrical Inspector for the Village of Bartlett
  • Owner/ President of CLEC Enterprises
  • Licensed Electrician for 36 years, Electrical Inspector for 20 years
  • Electrical contracting business owner since 1988
  • Certified Electrical Inspector through ICC since 1994
  • Current President of IAEI Suburban Division after holding many other officer positions
  • IAEA member for 25 years
  • Teaching electrical and building code class certifications for 15 years for MCC and Harper College

Andrzej Nycz

  • Licensed electrician for 30 years
  • Graduated from Zespul Electrican School with a degree in Electrical Technical
  • Licensed in Woodstock
  • Licensed City of Chicago Supervising Electrician
  • Part time electrical inspector for Village of Bartlett
  • ICC residential electrical certification
  • Teaches code classes in Polish and English