Principal / Mechanical Engineer (HVAC & Plumbing)
- Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical) #35960, Arizona
Arizona State Board of Technical Registration
- Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical) #19410, New Mexico
New Mexico State Board of Technical Registration
- Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, 1994
University of Arizona
- LEED AP Accredited Professional
United States Green Building Council
- ASPE Member
American Society of Plumbing Engineers
- Surface Miner, License MSHA Form 5000-23
Mine Safety and Health Administration
Donovan has over fifteen years experience of mechanical design and project management; over a decade with Kelly, Wright & Associates (KWA). Currently, as the President of Kelly, Wright & Associates, P.C., Donovan continues to design and manage a great variety of projects. Donovan's expertise includes HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection engineering and preparation of engineering specifications. He has extensive experience in the design of HVAC and plumbing systems for many types of projects in educational, institutional, government, commercial, and industrial facilities. Donovan has a special appreciation for energy conserving technologies and has a keen awareness of mechanical strategies needed for LEED certification.
Donovan's responsibilities include hands-on management of both the business and engineering sides of Kelly, Wright & Associates. Duties include everything from contract preparation to specification writing to project management to design and construction administration. Using his knowledge of a wide array of mechanical products and focusing on project budget, Donovan strives to present owners and architects with options during the design. He is knowledgeable in code requirements and has extensive experience to help him make cost effective engineering decisions. He is proficient in AutoCAD, HVAC load calculation, and energy simulation programs.