Our leadership team and project managers are highly experienced in their respective disciplines and act as an extension of your team. We make every effort to ensure all our employees have access to the tools and resources they need to become even better engineers.
Joe Girgenti, PE
Joseph Girgenti is the President of Wilson & Girgenti. He and Todd Wilson founded Wilson & Girgenti in 2005. Joe has been providing engineering consulting services since 2002. As a professional engineer, his services include preliminary schematic planning, due diligence reporting, trouble shooting, construction administration and complete electrical design including generator, UPS and critical systems. Joe grew up in Tampa and is a Jesuit Tampa and University of South Florida Alumni.
Brock Shrader, PE
Brock Shrader is the company’s longest-standing employee. He became a partner an the firm in 2021, and appointed as Vice President in 2022. has over 15 years of experience working as a Mechanical Engineer, and 10 years as an Electrical Engineer, by providing professional engineering services in the design, management, control and construction/renovation of new and existing buildings and infrastructure support systems. He graduated from The Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. Brock provides HVAC, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing design and consulting services, as well as project management services.
Todd Wilson, PE
Todd Wilson has been providing mechanical engineering design and consulting services since 1988. He and Joe Girgenti founded Wilson & Girgenti in 2005. As a professional engineer, his services range from mechanical design and consulting, troubleshooting and inspections, to expert testimony, to Class A high-rise and critical systems HVAC, plumbing and fire protection design and consulting. Wilson grew up in the Clearwater area of Florida is a University of South Florida Alumni.
Janet Wilson has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida, specializing in Marketing. She manages the administration team – everything from Human Resources and internal systems to clients and billing. Previously, she acted as Operations Manager on behalf of the firm.
Director of Marketing and Communications
Alyssa List oversees all branding and communications involving Wilson & Girgenti. She directs the firm’s internal and external communications including the company’s website, social media channels, email marketing and public relations strategy. Alyssa has more than ten years of experience in public relations and marketing. She graduated from the University of Central Florida with a degree in Advertising and Public Relations and a minor in Sociology. Since 2015, she has served on the Public Relations Society of America – Orlando Regional Chapter’s Board of Directors in various leadership roles. Alyssa is nationally certified by PRSA in Crisis Communications. She takes an active role in the community by supporting many charitable initiatives throughout the year. For media inquiries, contact Alyssa by email at email@example.com or by phone at 813.855.3330 x 73.
Structural Design Principal
Thomas Megani, PE
Thomas Megani leads Wilson & Girgenti’s structural design team. He has over eight years of experience in analysis, design, remediation and inspections. Thomas graduated from the University of South Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering before returning to USF to receive his Master’s degree in the Structural Engineering focus of Civil Engineering.
Senior Project Manager, Structural Design
Tom Dixon, PE
Tom is a senior project manager on Wilson & Girgenti’s structural design team. He previously led the division and stepped down to retire in August 2021, but is still very much a part of the team! He is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. Tom has accumulated 40+ years of experience, 30 of which were in his own consulting firm at Dixon Engineering before merging with Wilson & Girgenti. He has vast experience designing structures such as high-rise buildings, highway tunnels, custom homes, and many other applications.
Fire Protection Principal
Ben Toney has over 25 years of experience in the engineering field and leads Wilson & Girgenti’s Fire Protection design department. He provided fire protection design for commercial buildings at his own firm for 14 years before merging with Wilson & Girgenti. Ben is a graduate of Georgia Southern University with a degree in industrial engineering.
Paul Kennedy has been in the engineering industry for over 26 years. Paul developed the firm’s business in the Nashville, Tennessee area and is based out of our Murfreesboro office location. His broad background involves several phases of construction that include: design, test and balance and commissioning. His project experience ranges from commercial office buildings, retail and tenant spaces, high-rise condominiums to healthcare and educational facilities. His primary roles are project management, mechanical design, and plumbing design.
Mike List, PE
Mike List manages the engineering team in Central Florida as one of Orlando’s principals. He graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He has vast experience in a multitude of industries with various phases of office, retail and tenant improvement mechanical design projects as well as project management.
Missy Coad, PE
Missy Coad has been in the MEP Engineering field for over 20 years, since receiving her bachelor’s degree in Architectural Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin. She is a licensed Professional Engineer in both Texas and Arizona. Missy specializes in designing and specifying a vast array of mechanical HVAC systems and particularly enjoys designing projects that utilize VRF heating and cooling system because they are very energy efficient.
Lead Orlando Electrical Engineer
Jose Dominguez, PE
Jose Dominguez has experience in the electrical design and generation of commercial building prints. He specializes in office space renovations, as-built designs, and helps facilitate field coordination with mechanical and plumbing design teams. He graduated from the Florida Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. He is also a member of the Society of the Hispanic Professional Engineers.
South Florida Market Director
Domenico De Grazia
Domenico received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Oklahoma Christian University and has an MBA focused in Project Management from University of the Cumberlands. Domenico designs both electrically and mechanically and leads business and development as the market director in the Fort Lauderdale office in Florida.
Atlanta Market Director
Pete Anaya has over 35 years of experience in his field. Pete develops business in the greater Altanta market and supports many of WG’s markets. He graduated from the Albuquerque Technical School with a diploma in Construction Drafting Technology. He also received his certificate of completion in Lighting Design and Application. Pete is skilled in the design of plumbing, fire protection and HVAC systems. He has in-depth experience in project management, design, drafting and field investigations.
Jacksonville Market Director
Sam Payne, PE
Sam Payne is the market director for the Jacksonville, Florida office. He graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He has over five years of experience working as a Mechanical and Quality Engineer. He is skilled in quality assurance, manufacturing processes, test engineering and verification/validation for new product development. Sam previously worked for an Air Force Research Lab to create a system which enables military personnel to scale walls on or near vertical structures.