Florida Building Commission

Hurricane Research Advisory Committee

April 17, 2024-9:00 a.m.

This Meeting Will Be Held Via Teleconference/Webinar

Join the Meeting Virtually at: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/533378925

Join the Meeting By Conference Call: United States (toll free) 1 877 309 2073

Access Code/Meeting ID 533-378-925


Workgroup Members

Michael Bourré -Chairman, Sergio Ascunce, Joseph Belcher, David Compton, Jeffery Gross, Mark Mikkelson, Craig Parrino, John “Bud” Plisich, Rebecca Quinn, Michael Savage, Brad Schiffer, Jeffrey Schnellmann, Jim Schock, Vince Seijas, and Brian Swope.

Alternative: Eric Stafford for Dr. Anne Cope


Meeting Objectives

ü To Approve Regular Procedural Topics (Agenda and Minutes)

ü To Review and Accept the Research Work Plan for FY 2024/2025

ü To Discuss proposed research topics and make determination regarding which research topic meets the criteria for funding.

ü To Discuss and Identify the Workgroup’s Next Steps

ü To Hear Public, Workgroup Member, and Staff Comments


Meeting Agenda

All Agenda Times—Including Public Comment and Adjournment—Are Approximate and Subject to Change


Welcome and Opening Roll Call

A.   Statement of Teleconference Participation Process

B.    Roll Call of Workgroup Members

C.   Identification of Staff Attendees


Review and Approval of Meeting Agenda


Review and Approval of March 12, 2024, Meeting Minutes


Review  and Approval of Research Work Plan FY 2024/2025


Review Proposed research Topics and Make Determination Regarding Research Topics that Meet the Criteria for Funding
Topics BY:
John Plisich
Loannis Zisis-1
Loannis Zisis-2
Vince Seijas
Kyrah Williams
Jennfier Hatfield


Identification and Discussion of Next Steps


Public Comment


Workgroup Member and Staff Comment





Staff Contacts:

Mo Madani, Technical Director, (850)717-1825 Mo.madani@myfloridalicense.com

Note: This document is available to any person requiring materials in alternate format upon request.  Contact Office of Codes and Standards, Florida Building Commission, Department of Business and Professional Regulation, 2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399 or call (850) 487-1824