JSA, Inc. - North Studevant, NHCSI Member

About Us

Meet The Team
Thomas House
President
Thomas A. House, AIA is Principal and founder of THA Architects, LLC and has more than 25 years professional experience in the areas of design, planning and construction. 

Richard Saklad
Vice President
Registered architect with extensive Healthcare and Facility Management experience. A consistent history of completing project on time and under budget.
Enjoys taking projects from concept to completion. Focused on listening to clients and providing practical solutions.
Wayne Wheeler
Secretary/Treasurer
Professional Engineer with over 40 years of experience in environmental engineering. Wayne worked 26 years for the consulting engineering of Whitman & Howard, Inc. in Boston, Wellesley, and Concord, NH.  He then worked 16 years for the NH Department of Environmental Services in the Solid Waste Management Bureau, Permitting and Design Review Section.
Richard Crow, Sr.
Director
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Dick has over 60 years of construction inspection experience overseeing the construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities, water and sewer mains, storage facilities and pump stations. He also worked as a Quality Control Inspector responsible for the inspection of materials received and for the construction of cooling towers for 3 nuclear power plants.   He has experience doing estimating, ordering materials and equipment for various projects.  Preparing and issuing invoices for payment and issuing P.O. for equipment. Maintaining logs of project quotes, invoices and P.O.’s with various contractors.  Retired from U.S. Naval Construction SEABEE Reserves in 1984 with 30 years’ service as an Engineering Aid Chief Petty Officer.

Served as the Specifications Engineer for the last 3 years with Weston & Sampson Engineers with the responsibility of maintaining the firm's master specifications. It was then that I became a CSI Member.  He reviewed specifications and construction drawings that were prepared for specific projects to determine constructability before their release for competitive bidding.   Vice Chairman of the Technical Review Committee for the company.  He has been a member of CSI for the past 20 years.  Presently working part-time for CDM-Smith in Chelsea, MA.

Provided construction inspection services for various engineering firms and municipalities on a contract basis for water, waste water and general construction projects.  Recently provided services to the town of North Andover, MA for water and waste water projects for 4 years prior to semi-retirement. Previous clients have been the city of Beverly, MA.; and the following engineering firms: Weston & Sampson Engineers, and for Whitman & Howard, Inc. as Resident Engineer for the construction of the Air Force Exchange at Pease Air Base in Newington, NH.   
  
Robert McEachern
Director
With over 25 years of experience as a building enclosure technical product representative, I work with architects, specification consultants, contractors and other design team members.

With a systems approach to rainscreen cladding and roofing, I assist with proper material selection and installation. Recommendations are based on product performance, technical attributes, longevity, limitations, and lessons learned.
Linda McNair-Perry
Director
Professional Engineer with a comprehensive background in structural engineering for bridges and buildings along with project management. More than 30 years of experience in the design and construction administration of projects utilizing structural steel, reinforced concrete, timber framing, precast concrete, masonry, cold-formed steel framing, and wood structures. Plans for new construction and renovation for residential, retail and commercial construction projects. Forensic engineering and expert opinions.