Ms. Savoy has been certified by ACCA in Manual J, S & D since 2012. She was one of the first people in the United States to complete this 26 module class when ACCA began to offer. The course has a 250+ question final exam which Ms. Savoy scored a 94%
Ms. Savoy has also studied extensively the ACCA Manual J, Manual S & Manual D 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
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 (Unico small duct high velocity) module 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 and 2016 so she is current with software changes
2005-2006: Performed Manual J & D SDHV Designs for Unico Systems in St. Louis, MO
2006-present: Owner of Savoy Engineering Group, www.load-calculations.com
We complete approximately 700 ACCA Manual J, S & D HVAC designs per year. 100% PASS rate with permit offices
Ms. Savoy worked full time as an Analytical Chemist for the FDA and then private industry while attending night school for 12.5 years
2002: Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, University of Missouri – St. Louis
Magna Cum Laude, GPA = 3.7; National Dean’s List - top 0.5% of graduates in the United States
2004: Masters of Science Engineering Management, University of Missouri – Rolla
GPA = 3.6