Principals

Mark W. Thompson, P.E.

Mark has over 40 years of experience in the consulting engineering profession and has been with the firm for 36 years. A 1978 graduate of Virginia Tech with a BS degree in mechanical engineering, Mark represents the second generation of Thompsons in the business.

Mark’s roles in the firm include marketing and business development, Principal-In-Charge of specific projects, quality control reviews of all mechanical engineering projects, development of HVAC system concepts, and hands-on mechanical design.

He is a registered Professional Engineer in Virginia, Washington D.C. and North Carolina, and is a recognized LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council.

Kevin D. Allen, P.E.

Kevin has 33 years of experience in mechanical engineering, and has been with the firm for 30 years. He is a 1988 graduate of Old Dominion University with a BS degree in mechanical engineering.

Kevin’s roles in the firm include Principal-In-Charge, Project Manager, or Project Engineer depending on the project. He also manages the Mechanical Engineering department. Kevin’s proven capabilities in mechanical engineering have been utilized on a wide diversity of project types and engineering tasks.

He is a registered Professional Engineer in Virginia, and is a recognized LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council.

Kenzie Cambar, P.E.

Kenzie has 30 years of varied experience in the design and electrical consulting engineering field. He is a 1989 graduate of Old Dominion University with a BS degree in electrical engineering.

Kenzie is a Senior Electrical Engineer and Manager of the Electrical Engineering Department. He functions as Principal-In-Charge and Project Manager on selected projects. He provides quality control reviews of all electrical engineering projects, and is responsible for the development of electrical and auxiliary systems concepts.  He has been part of the electrical engineering staff at Thompson Consulting Engineers since 1989.

He is a registered Professional Engineer in Virginia, North Carolina and Georgia, and is a recognized LEED Accredited Professional by the U.S. Green Building Council.