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Mark Brown's Curriculum Vitae

Carpet Arts Inspection Service

PO Box 1491
Ellicott City Maryland
Phone: (410)  465-6053
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Career History
Independent Third Party Flooring Inspections beginning in 1984
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector December, 2003.
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor July 2003
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor March 2004
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor October 2004
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program Instructor August 2005
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association(NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor August 2006
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor August 2007
The Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association (NOFMA) Certified Wood Flooring Inspector Program- Instructor August 2008
National Wood Flooring Association Certified Wood Flooring Inspector (NWFACP) 2010-2015
IICRC Hardwood Inspector Certification -Instructor 2012.
IICRC Certified Hardwood Inspector 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020,2021,2022
IICRC Certified Laminate Inspector 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
Inspectors Training Service Certified Hardwood Inspector 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019,2020,2021,2022
Inspectors Training Service Certified Hardwood Laminate Inspector 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023,2024
Inspectors Training Service Certified LVT/LVP Inspector 2022, 2023, 2024
Additional Certifications
Formal Education
The National Oak Flooring Manufacturer's Association
McMinnville, Tennessee Hardwood Graders School
The National Oak Flooring Manufacturers Installation
Memphis Tennessee Sand& Finish School
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst Massachusetts Hardwood Identification Dr Bruce Hoadly
National Wood Flooring Association Installation
St. Louis, Missouri Sand&Finish School
Certified Flooring Installers Technical Certification Kansas City, Missouri
Advanced Flooring Specialists Woven Carpet School San Diego, California
Advanced Flooring Specialists Advanced Hardwood School, San Diego, California
Advanced Flooring Specialists Commercial Carpet Inspection, Honolulu, Hawaii
Shaw Industries Color Correction School Dalton, Georgia
Academy of Textiles and Flooring Resilient Inspection
North Carolina State University- Engineered Wood Flooring
North Carolina State University- Identification of Wood Species
North Carolina State University- Concrete testing
Natural Fiber Inspector Certification
Floor Inspectors Educational Guild Virginia Tech University
USDA Forest Products Laboratory University of Wisconsin
Industry Training Seminars
Armstrong Installation System
Bruce Hardwood Installation School
The National Wood Flooring Manufacturer's Association
Mannington Resilient Floors
Tarkett Resilient Floors
Universal Hardwood Floors
Pergo Laminate Floors
Advanced Flooring Specialists Woven
Advanced Flooring Specialists Hardwood
Advanced Flooring Specialists Commercial Carpet
Inspectors Training Services Hardwood
Brickman Advanced Hardwood Inspection
Metro Resilient Floors
National Wood Flooring Association Installation, Sand & Finish
Academy of Textiles and Flooring- Resilient
Shaw Industries- Sidematch correction
Maryland Northern Virginia Floorcovering Association- Ceramic installation
Advanced Flooring Specialists Sidematch Correction
Industry Association Memberships
World Floor Covering Assocation
National Institute of Certified Flooring Inspectors
National Wood Flooring Association
Maryland, Northern Virginia Floorcovering Association
Institute for Inspection Cleaning Restoration Certification
Commercial Sites Inspected Cities Inspected
The White House Washington, DC
The Supreme Court Washington, DC
United States Capitol Washington, DC
Blair House Washington, DC
United States Justice Department Washington, DC
United States State Department Washington, DC
United States Census Bureau Suitland MD, DC
Federal Bureau of Investigation Winchester , VA
Central Intelligence Agency Warrenton , VA
The Holocaust Museum Washington, DC
Museum of American History Washington, DC
Embassy of Germany Washington, DC
American Red Cross Washington, DC
Lockheed Martin Washington, DC
Volkswagen of America Springfield , VA
Four Seasons Hotel Herndon , VA
Aberdeen Proving Grounds Washington, DC
Edgewood Arsenal Aberdeen , MD
Bolling Air Force Base Edgewood , MD
Target Stores Washington, DC
Target Stores Baltimore, MD
Marriott Hotels Rockville , MD
Advance Business Systems Bethesda, MD
Harper House Baltimore, MD
Kern Group Architects Columbia, MD
Hoffman Building Arlington, VA
Hampton Inn Washington, DC
Antwerpen Toyota Linthicum , MD
Johns Hopkins Health Services Baltimore, MD
Radio One Baltimore, MD
FDIC Lanham , MD
Tweeter Washington, DC
Fountainhead Title Co. Bailey's Crossroads VA,
Neighborhood Assistance Baltimore, MD
NAIS Baltimore, MD
Carroll Lutheran Village Washington, DC
Nassau Hotel Westminter , MD
Homegoods Ocean City, MD
Nationwide Insurance Owings Mills , MD
Best Western Hotel Baltimore, MD
Peoples Bank Lanham, MD
Woodholm Country Club Chestertown, MD
Robert B Jordan Co Pikesville, MD
Howard Johnson Hotel Sterling, VA
Toby's Dinner Theatre Cheverly , MD
Riverdale Baptist Church Columbia, MD
Ferris Baker Watts Upper Marlboro , MD
Queenstown Bank Baltimore, MD
Ocean Mecca Hotel Queenstown, MD
FMC Ocean City, MD
Preston Ford Baltimore, MD
Harbor Court Condominiums Preston, MD
Club One Athletic Woodbridge, VA
Arlington Baptist Church Chester, MD
Seaford City Hall Baltimore, MD
Florida Power & Light Seaford, DE
Lane Bryant Washington, DC
Mt Vernon Orthopedics Belair, MD
Fairchild Corporation Springfield, VA
Wingate Inn McLean, VA
Christ the Redeemer Church Fredericksburg, VA
La Miche Restaurant Sterling, VA
St. Matthew Episcopal Bethesda, MD
National 4H Council Sterling, VA
Connection Surf Shop Chevy Chase, MD
Nusta Spa Salisbury, MD
SAIC Washington, DC
Walter Reed Medical Center Columbia, MD
Osbourn High School Washington, DC
Cowtan & Tout Manassas , VA
Victory Church Washington, DC
McLean Bible Church Gaithersburg, MD
University of Baltimore McLean , VA
Cornerstone Baptist Church Baltimore, MD
American Chemical Society Street , MD
ECI Washington , DC
Sunrise Assisted Living Frederick , MD
Winchester School Severna Park , MD
Holiday Inn Silver Spring , MD
Staples Arlington, VA
Staples Frederick, MD
Harry's Savoy Grill Westminter , MD
Fawn Grove Church Wilmington , DE
Randolph Medical Center Pylesville , MD
Hilton Inn Rockville , MD
Maryland Athletic Club Pikesville , MD
Boys & Girls Club Baltimore, MD
North Point High School Washington, DC
Lennar Homes Baltimore, MD
Asbury Methodist Village Emigsville , PA
Hampton Inn Gaithersburg , MD
Flex America Frederick , MD
Metro Frederick , MD
Melnick Auctioneers Chevy Chase , MD
Ritz Carlton Hotel Baltimore, MD
Knighthorse Tysons Corner , MD
First Baptist Church Bethesda, MD
Banana Republic Brooklyn , MD
Charlestown Village Tysons Corner , VA
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Baltimore, MD
Comfort Inn , Rockville
L'Enfant Plaza Hotel Ocean City, MD
Outdoor Country Club Washington, DC
Edenwald York, PA
Suntrust Bank Towson , MD
2400 M St Silver Spring , MD
Riverview Inn Washington, DC
Heritage Harbour Community Ctr Galesville , MD
Holy Name College Annapolis , MD
Visioncenter Baltimore, MD
CIC Baltimore, MD
Community Church Ashburn Arlington, VA
Price Waterhouse Coopers Ashburn, VA
Morningside Washington, DC
The Rhapsody Waldorf , MD
Marriott Washington, DC
Time Warner Washington, DC
Denny's Inc. Washington, DC
APG Credit Union Glen Burnie , MD
Center for National Policy Elkton , MD
KMOS Washington, DC
INOVA Health System Milford, DE
The Professional Building Fairfax , VA
Timdeco Wharf Burke , VA
Target Baltimore, MD
Target , Hyattsville
APHA District Heights MD,
The Weather Bug Washington, DC
American Funding Germantown , MD
Vollmer Associates McLean , VA
Dulaney Valley Towers Wilmington, DE
OPIC Towson , MD
The Crescent at Fells Point Washington, DC
National Museum Women in Arts Baltimore, MD
Severn School Washington, DC
Johns Hopkins Severna Park , MD
The Towers at Harbor Court Laurel , MD
High Point High School Baltimore, MD
Continental Finance Beltsville, MD
Old Anglers Restaurant Wilmington, DE
Two Rivers Charter School Galesville , MD
AAA Washington, DC
Gardens of Annapolis Baltimore, MD
Baltimore Library for the Blind Annapolis , MD
Dominion Fertility Baltimore, MD
Northern Virginia Bahai Center Arlington, VA
The Colonnade Sterling, VA
Strapazzi's Restaurant Baltimore, MD
Wolf Trap Center for Perform Arts Towson , MD
Bulle Rock Community Center Wolf Trap , VA
NAPA Havre de Grace, MD
Federal Aviation Administration Washington, DC
Orbital Science Corporation Leesburg , VA
Marshall & McClennan Gaithersburg, MD
Westin Grand Hotel Washington, DC
L. Fishman Washington, DC
U.S. Coast Guard Baltimore, MD
AARP Washington, DC
Gaylord Convention Center Washington, DC
Double Tree Hotel National Harbor , MD
Brooks Brothers Washington, DC
The Black Eyed Susan Woodbridge , VA
Council on Higher Education Baltimore, MD
The Capitol Hilton Washington, DC
Hopkins Club Washington, DC
LA Boxing Baltimore, MD
Sagamore Farms Arlington, VA
Verizon Worthington Valley , MD
Old Dominon University Columbia, MD
Restaurant Eve Norfolk , VA
Gensler Architects Alexandria , VA
Volkswagen Baltimore, MD
CB Richard Ellis Herndon, VA
CB Richard Ellis Bethesda, MD
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