Dr. David J. Silver, B.S., M.S. Ph.D., CIH
As the founder and Director of CIH Equipment Company, Dr. Silver strives for perfection in all of the laboratories he has designed. “Delivering accurate results and comparisons are the most important features of our laboratories. We specialize in industrial hygiene calibrations and accurate measurement data is imperative to keep workers and the public safe from dangerous environments”. Being in the field as a Certified Industrial Hygienist, (4319), has led to an innate understanding of recognizing, evaluating, and controlling hazards in the workplace and community. With an education in chemistry, industrial hygiene and toxicology, His experience as an industrial hygiene chemist at Clayton Environmental Consultants and industrial hygienist at General Dynamics, and consultant, allowed him to pursue his dreams of opening up a laboratory and serving the public. Currently, Dr. Silver directs the technical aspects of the laboratory, leads the team, and is involved with the daily operation of the business.
Jonathan Terry heads CIH Equipment’s technical department. Mr. Terry’s troubleshooting skills and attention to detail, along with past supervisory skills, has provided a good platform for his advancement within the company. Strict adherence to standard operating procedures and he is always looking for ways to improve a lab through efficiency, increased accuracy, or to lower uncertainty. He recently reconfigured our flowhood lab to provide more realistic conditions during data collection.
Tyler Rutherford is our senior calibration technician at CIH Equipment Company. PMEL trained with the Marine Corps, he has helped tremendously with our program. He has extensive experience troubleshooting all manner of industrial hygiene equipment and electronics. He has used his calibration and metrology background to help improve and lower the uncertainty of individual laboratories. Having gone to advance calibration school in Keesler, Mississippi, he understands the need for precise NIST traceable standards, sound metrology principles, and continual process improvement.
Edison Bruce is a skilled technician with a diverse background spanning robotics, aerospace component testing, mobile computer repair and commercial building electrical maintenance. His broad knowledge and familiarity with equipment makes him uniquely suited to tackle hardware diagnostics and repairs. Edison specializes in running the acoustics laborator at CIH Equipment Company.
Pamela Bittaker is our Operations Manager and heads to Accounting Department. With a degree in accounting, she has a tremendous acumen for both business and finance. She has 20+ years’ experience with Auto Dealerships as a management figure in their Accounting and Finance Departments. Also supported a major law firm and a not for profit Museum. She has an open door policy with the employees and customers alike.
David Connell is our senior account manager for CIH Equipment. Responsible for all new business development through established relationships, prospecting, direct sales, presentations, technical proposals and the full sales cycle. He is driven for success and always put’s customers needs first. “Listening is a skill that most salespeople don’t seem to posses”.