Paul C. Parks, P.E.

Founder, Chairman of the Board

From the time he founded the company in 1978, Paul has had one primary goal: Make our Clients happy. To help achieve this, Paul initiated the development of quality systems at Benchmark Group. Paul is a member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ), and has served an Examiner for the ARKANSAS QUALITY AWARD in 1996 and 1998.

Paul is a licensed Professional Engineer in 49 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, and has over thirty-six years of experience as an Electrical Engineer. His responsibilities have included: preparation of cost estimates, electrical project design, writing specifications, preparation of drawings, supervision of construction, supervision of design staff, and bid projects.

His primary project experience has been in retail stores and restaurants. He also has experience with nursing homes, hospitals, banks, office buildings, churches, schools, and industrial projects.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, Iowa State University

Memberships

American Society for Quality (ASQ)
National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)
Professional college of Engineers & Land Surveyors of Puerto Rico (CIAPR)

Licensed in:

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AZ – 17943
CA – 12430
CO – 22755
CT – 0015326
DC – PE9099
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HI – 6367-E
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IL – 062-041169
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MD – 14829
ME – 6953
MI – 31578
MO – E-18236
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NC – 011162
ND – PE-3453
NE – E-3940
NH – 8370
NM – 8661
NV – 009335
NY – 063117
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TN – 15056
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