Telgian Engineering & Consulting Appoints New Regional Practice Leader

Seasoned executive to lead fire protection engineering

ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) — Global engineering and risk mitigation consultancy Telgian Engineering & Consulting (TEC) today announced the appointment of April Musser as Southeast regional practice leader of fire protection engineering. TEC, a strategic business unit of Telgian Corporation, provides professional services related to the protection of people, property, information and organizational mission against preventable losses.

Musser has DSC_0075 (2)more than 15 years of experience in fire protection engineering and consulting, including code consulting and design. She has designed fire and life safety systems for large commercial and industrial facilities and has managed projects across a wide range of market segments across the Southeast and internationally. Musser has presented at several well-known conferences including the NFPA Annual Meeting and Conference, SFPE Southeast Annual Fire Safety Conference and Georgia Fire Safety Symposium.

She has also written articles on the topic of historic building fires and their impact on fire and building codes. She oversees fire protection engineering projects as the regional practice leader for TEC.

“April is a wonderful addition to the Telgian team. She brings a tremendous breadth of experience managing fire protection engineering projects across the Southeast. She is the perfect person to oversee fire protection engineering for TEC in this region,” said Jim Tomes, Telgian president and CEO.

Previously, Musser was senior fire protection engineer and project manager for a fire and life safety company in Duluth, Georgia. She is a certified professional engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science in fire protection engineering from University of Maryland and a Master of Business Administration in organizational management from Georgia State University.

About Telgian Engineering & Consulting

Telgian Engineering & Consulting, a strategic business unit of Telgian Corporation, is a full service global engineering and risk mitigation consultancy specializing in complex, multi-discipline public and private sector projects.  TEC provides professional services related to the protection of people, property, information and organizational mission against preventable losses. Professional service offerings include: emergency management; environmental health & safety; fire protection engineering; loss control; operations continuity; risk management; security risk consulting; and related engineering and design, sustainable (LEED) strategies and construction administration services. To learn more about Telgian contact tec@telgian.com or visit http://www.telgian.com/.

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