John Farinelli is Vice President of JC Code & Construction Consultants, Inc., a building and fire code consulting firm and continuing education provider in Florida. He has over 30 years’ experience in the construction field and in building code administration. He islicensed by the state of Florida under F.S. 468 as a building code administrator, plans examiner and inspector in all disciplines and as a Fire Inspector I under F.S. 633. He is approved by the State of Florida as a continuing education provider and has taught electrical apprenticeship classes, licensing exam preparation classes, building and fire code continuing education seminars. He is a Master Code Professional holding 25 International Code Council (ICC) certifications, is credentialed as a LEED AP by the United States Green Building Council, and is certified as a Floodplain Manager by the Association of State Floodplain Managers. He has provided code consulting services to developers, contractors, architects and engineers and has governmental experience as a building official, plans examiner and inspector. His construction field experience as a journeyman ironworker includes reinforcing steel, post-tension cables, structural steel, welding, pre-stressed and pre-cast concrete erection, glazing systems and miscellaneous metals.