Stephen C. Beck
Director, Project Solutions Group
Director, Commissioning Services Group
LeChase Construction Services LLC
Stephen Beck plays a key role at LeChase working directly with the project management teams and clients, focusing on cleanrooms, sustainable construction, commissioning and process systems. A 12-year veteran of LeChase and Director of the Project Solutions and Commissioning Services Groups, Mr. Beck and his team are responsible for the turnkey delivery of cleanrooms and contamination controlled facilities, internal and outsourced commissioning services and support for all sustainable and/or LEED certified projects. Mr. Beck is the LeChase "champion" for sustainable construction and sustainable company operations.
Mr. Beck is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology with a degree in Mechanical/Industrial Engineering Technology.
Mr. Beck has authored and presented several papers and articles on contamination control and cleanrooms, and was a contributing author of McGraw-Hill's Semiconductor Manufacturing Handbook. He is a LEED™ Accredited Professional, and Indoor Air Quality Certified Professional, a member of ASHRAE, the Design Build Institute of America and the Lean Construction Institute. He is a senior member of the Institute of Environmental Science and Testing and serves on Working Group 201 and served as a member of the ASHRAE, "Advanced Indoor Air Quality Task Force" which is preparing new guidelines for the USEPA.
Mr. Beck is a member of the Board of Directors of the New York Upstate Chapter of USGBC and serves as an Education Provider Reviewer for USGBC. He has presented several papers on the Contractor's role and perspective in Sustainable Buildings and regularly teaches seminars on sustainable construction and guest lectures at local area colleges and universities.