The DnA Team

The DnA Team

Meet The DnA Team

DnA Controlled Inspections, Ltd. (DnA)

Building Relationships, Building Success

Engineers, Architects, Inspectors and Construction Managers

Our highly qualified staff includes Professional Engineers, Registered Architects, Masters of Special Inspection (MSI), and Field Engineers certified by the ACI, AWS, ICC, and NICET. We have provided professional services inspections, testing, and quality assurance for our clients on all project types from small residential projects to high rise skyscrapers!

DnA is ready to support you!

Below are our key staff all of which are NY Local.

Walter Gorman, Jr.

President – Fire Alarm Expert

Mr. Walter Gorman Jr. has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. He specializes in FDNY consulting, Fire Alarms, Life Safety, expediting and permitting with FDNY, and Fire Protection Inspection services.

Alexis Schlessingerman


Mr. Alexis Schlessingerman has over 15 years of experience as a Construction Manager, Design Engineer, and Special Inspector. His diverse experience includes heavy construction, fitouts, and major projects over $1 Billion in value.

Luis Pavicevic

Senior Project Manager

Mr. Luis Pavicevic has over 13 years of experience in hands on field engineering as a Mechanical Inspector. Mr. Luis Pavicevic has managed complex fitout projects for many different clients including Hudson Yards. Luis will manage the day-to-day operations of special Inspections, attend meetings, and prepare reports for DnA.

William Fitzjohn

Technical Director

Dr. William Fitzjohn has over 40 years of experience in Construction, Quality Management System implementation and oversight. He is a key technical resource on all of DnA’s projects. Dr. Fitzjohn is also the instructor for many Special Inspection certifications.

Steve Montana

Special Inspector

Mr. Montana is a Lead Mechanical Engineer and Inspector with over 15 years of construction experience specializing in large mechanical projects. His diverse experience in performing mechanical inspections for various NYC Agencies makes him among the most qualified in performing mechanical, plumbing, and life-safety inspections.

Frank Barrett

Special Inspector

Mr. Frank Barrett has over 21 years of hand-on experience in structural engineering, inspection, and testing. His qualifications include ICC, ACI, and ASNT Level II. He leads DnA’s Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) department. He is an expert in welding and proper application.

We Have A Bigger Team!

More key staff COMING SOON…

Our team is readily available to service any project in a moment’s notice. Whether we have a planned visit or need to make an emergency visit, we are there to inspect and assist.

(212) 730 – 8915 | [email protected]