|Richard F. “Dick” Storm
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Dick Storm is Founder and Senior Consultant at Storm Technologies, Inc. Dick has worked in the power industry for over 45 years. His experiences include boiler testing, operations and maintenance, outage planning, boiler renovations for performance and reliability improvements, design of burner and combustion systems, boiler emission reduction improvements and consulting services to the electric power, primary metals and heavy industries. Dick is a contributing Editor to Power Magazine and one of the presenters of STORM®’s short course, “Large Electric Utility Boiler Combustion and Performance Improvements”. Dick continues as a Senior Consultant to Storm Technologies and serves as a mentor to all of our up and coming young engineers.
|Danny S. Storm
Danny has over 25 years of experience and worked at STORM® since its beginning with roles from field service engineer to project manager of numerous projects and combustion improvement programs to his current position as President and CEO of Storm Technologies, Inc. Danny has worked with his team from “Concept to Completion” including design, engineering and fabrication capabilities of which all are completed in-house to meet our customer’s needs and schedules. Danny holds a BSMET from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte as well as an Associate’s Degree in Mechanical Design and Drafting. Danny’s role includes senior consultant and also one of the presenters of STORM®’s short course, “Large Electric Utility Boiler Combustion and Performance Improvements”.
|Adam C. McClellan, PE
Vice – President of Engineering and Chief Engineer
Adam has worked at STORM® since completing his BSME from North Carolina State University in 2002. He has worked his way up from a field service engineer to a project manager to the STORM®’s Chief Engineer/ Vice President of Engineering. Adam has managed numerous successful engineering projects and combustion improvement programs with completions of design, technical reviews of installation and startup operation. He has also led numerous other combustion optimization projects dealing with airflow management, boiler performance and research and development of new products. Adam is a registered professional engineer in the state of North Carolina and is one of the presenters of STORM®’s short course, “Large Electric Utility Boiler Combustion and Performance Improvements”.
|Shawn Cochran, PE
Vice – President of Field Services and Project Engineering
Shawn has worked at STORM® since completing his BSME from North Carolina State University in 2005. He has worked his way up from a field service engineer to service schedule manager to STORM®’s Vice President of Field Services. Shawn has completed ASME efficiency testing projects on some of the newest coal fired boilers in the power industry. In addition to these testing efforts, Shawn has managed many combustion optimization projects both domestically and internationally where STORM® was contracted to improve the overall unit performance. He also works with our team on the development of new products and services to remain current in the industry. Shawn is a registered professional engineer in the state of North Carolina and is one of the presenters of STORM®’s short course, “Large Electric Utility Boiler Combustion and Performance Improvements”.
Executive Assistant, Supervisor of Administration, Sales & Marketing Coordinator
Laura has worked at STORM® since 2007 and is a vital person who fills many crucial roles. She attended The University of North Carolina at Charlotte; where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management. Her time and focus are allocated between her many roles as Contract Administration, Supervisor of Storm Administration and serves as the Sales and Marketing Coordinator. Laura has a very important position at STORM® as she remotely supports our field service teams from the office by assisting with contractual needs and/or providing information required in the field. Laura also handles our day to day business operations at our home office along with assisting management in planning for future needs.
|Joseph Pacek, CAPM
Design Project Manager
Joe has worked at STORM® since completing his Associate’s Degree in Computer Aided Drafting from Pittsburgh Technical Institute in 2005. Joe is an integral part of STORM® since he started; from supporting field services to executing the majority of drafting work to creating numerous graphical illustrations found in STORM®’s publications, reports, seminars and webpage. As a Design Project Manager, Joe supports STORM®’s “Concept to Completion” manufacturing model by handling design, drafting, procurement, operations management and quality assurance among many other key tasks. Joe has also earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing Systems from East Carolina University; a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification through James Madison University; and is a Certified Professional in SolidWorks Design Software.
Director of Human Resources and Employee Development
Terry has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Gardner Webb College and a Human Resources Generalist Certificate from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Terry joined Storm Technologies in November 2010 after a short retirement from a law enforcement career. Terry retired in August 2009 from the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office where he was the Chief Deputy. During Terry’s 30 years in law enforcement, he worked for the NC Highway Patrol, NC Division of Motor Vehicles, and Greensboro Police Department; which enabled him to work throughout North Carolina. His area of responsibility at STORM® covers recruiting, liaison with benefits companies, leadership development, recognition, and consulting with the management of the companies.