Mike has over 30 years of experience designing electrical systems for numerous commercial projects across the state of Washington. As an active design lead in his projects, he applies hands on design in power, communications, AV, security, fire alarm, closed circuit television, and emergency power systems.
His extensive communications and audio-visual experience includes the design of wide area networks and local area networks for entire school districts and commercial clients. His network design experience includes high speed Ethernet, IP networks and prioritization, fiber optic cable plant, and coordinating utility services. On the audio-visual side, Mike has designed complete classroom systems including HD video and projectors connected to video servers, incoming cable television, and sound system. He is highly experienced to address the technical needs of modern educational facilities and has written Master Plans for several districts.
Mike has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Santa Clara University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the states of Washington, Oregon, California, Tennessee, and Idaho, and is a LEED-Accredited Professional.
Kevin has been with Travis Fitzmaurice since 1996. He has served as principal-in-charge and/or project manager on numerous commercial, civic, tribal, and educational projects. Kevin has extensive experience in all aspects of electrical design, as well as the ever-changing technologies of data and telecommunications. In addition to being a professional engineer, Kevin is a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) through BICSI. He combines hands-on experience with thorough knowledge of industry codes and standards to apply the fundamentals of telecommunications distribution design to the unique requirements of each project. Through his participation in BICSI-sponsored continuing education programs and conferences, Kevin keeps up with the latest technologies and practices in the continually evolving communications industry. Kevin’s knowledge of the ever-evolving technological needs, and his expertise with telecommunications, has earned him projects of varying sizes within the US, as well as internationally in China.
Kevin holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Santa Clara University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the states of Washington and Hawaii, is a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD), and is a LEED-Accredited Professional.
Aprille Balangue has been with Travis, Fitzmaurice & Associates since 2007. Her 11 years of electrical design experience include power distribution, communications systems, audio visual, fire alarm, security, access control, CCTV, and architectural lighting design. She has served as project engineer and project manager on numerous educational, multi-use, and community projects where she focuses on delivering smart, sustainable solutions for learning, working and living environments.
Aprille strives to integrate electrical design elements with architectural, structural, civil, landscape, and mechanical disciplines to deliver a fully coordinated design. She applies her knowledge of applicable codes and standards, best design practices, as well as sustainable design principles in all her projects. On architectural lighting design, she actively collaborates with architects and interior designers to create an illuminated environment that meets both aesthetic and functional goals. She continues to develop her knowledge of technologies and trends as they apply to the project and market type and is deeply committed to delivering quality design work to the client.
Aprille holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communications Engineering from the University of Baguio, Philippines. She is a Lighting Certified Professional through the NCQLP.