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​ACCA Manual J, S & D Training,Experience & Education Qualifications of Tracy Savoy, owner of Savoy Engineering Group,www.load-calculations.com:

ACCA Manual J, S & D Training:

  • Certified by ACCA in Manual J, S & D since 2012
  • One of the first people in the United States to complete this 26 module class when ACCA began to offer 
  • Ms. Savoy scored 94% on 250+ question final exam 
  • Studied extensively the ACCA Manual J, Manual S, Manual D & Manual T books written by Hank Rutkowski.

In addition, Ms. Savoy has completed courses in:

     ACCA Manual RS – covers design concepts, system performance characteristics, and design procedures pertaining to residential comfort
     ACCA Manual H – Principles and applications of heat pump systems

Wrightsoft Right-J & Right-D experience:

  • 2020:  Completed 10-hour Wrightsoft Manual D - High Level class
  • Watched ALL videos available at MiTek Wrightsoft University
  • 2005:  Ms. Savoy attended her first Wrightsoft 2-Day Manual J, S & D training at RST Mechanical owned by Richard Trethewey of This Old   House.  Ms. Savoy was 1 of 12 people specifically invited to attend this special training session
  • 2005-2006:  Ms. Savoy beta tested the Right-HV™ Duct module (Unico small duct high velocity) for Wrightsoft for 1 year prior to being released to the public
  • Ms. Savoy has repeated the 2-Day Wrightsoft Manual J, S & D training in 2006, 2008, 2011, 2016 and 2020 so she is current with software changes

Professional ACCA Manual J, S & D experience:

  • 2006-present:  Owner of Savoy Engineering Group, www.load-calculations.com
  • 2005-2006:  Performed Manual J & D SDHV Designs for Unico Systems in St. Louis, MO
  • We complete approximately 800 ACCA Manual J, S & D HVAC designs per year 
  • 10,000+ Residential HVAC designs since 2005!

  • 1994-1999:  FDA, Division of Drug Analysis & Private Industry
    • Ms. Savoy worked full time as an Analytical Chemist for the FDA and then private industry while attending night school for 9 years
    • Analyzed various drugs for purity for USP Reference Standards using USP Pharmacopeia methodology including HPLC (High Pressure Liquid Chromatography), UV & IR scanning, and TLC (Thin Layer Chromatography)
    • Analyzed cigarettes for nicotine salts that do not naturally occur resulting in increased addiction level - received FDA Commissioner's award

  • Ms. Savoy worked full time as a BioMedical Engineer for the University of Washington, St. Louis, MO while attending night school for 4 years


2004:  Masters of Science Engineering Management, University of Missouri – Rolla

Focused on:  Quality Control & Intellectual Property 
GPA = 3.6

2002:  Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, University of Missouri – St. Louis

Also obtained minors in Chemistry & Math
Magna Cum Laude, GPA = 3.67

National Dean’s List - top 0.5% of graduates in the United States