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Nicholas L Montan   (#0001)   (Nick)

Basic Information

Location
Dover, OH
Email Address
 
Phone
(330) 364-3164 x603
Mobile Phone
(330) 401-8526
Fax
(330) 364-4690
Company
East Central Ohio Building Authority
Title
Chief Building Official
Address
339 Oxford St

Dover, OH  
44622
USA


Personal Information

Birthday
Aug 10
Spouse/Partner
Sheryl Montan
Spouse/Partner Birthday
Sep 7
Anniversary
Oct 10
Website

Additional Information

Chapters

COCOA
FBOA

Biography

Nicholas has been the certified Chief Building Official and Master Plans Examiner since the inception of the Tuscarawas County building department in 2004.  He developed the building department policies, procedures, application forms, and database.  He manages three full-time certified staff as well as backup inspectors and plan examiners.  He also reports monthly department data to the Ohio Board of Building Standards, ED&FA Board of Directors, and advisory committee.  Since 2004 he established sub-building departments in Holmes County and 17 municipalities.  ECOBA’s jurisdiction now includes 133,000 residents in 990 square miles, and the department has been responsible for over $1-Billion in Construction Value, 6,000 Applications for Approval, 32,000 Inspections, and $6.5 million in Revenues.

 

Nicholas now serves as Secretary of Ohio Building Officials Association and served as President of the Five-County Building Officials Association in 2009.  He also participates in code development and education through the International Code Council.  Prior to becoming a Code Official, Nicholas obtained a Bachelor of Architecture at Kent State University in 1987 and became a licensed architect in 1991.  He has over 33 years of experience in project design, construction and building code compliance.


Professional Experience
East Central Ohio Building Officials Association CBO/MPE 2004-Present
URS Corp, Cleveland OH 1999-2002
MKC Associates, Inc., New Philadelphia OH 1987-1999
Bachelor of Architecture Kent State University 1987

Associations
OBOA President 2020

OBOA Secretary 2019
OBOA Treasurer 2018
OBOA Board of Directors 2014-2017
FBOA Past President 2009


American Institute of Architects, Since 1987

International Code Council, Since 2004

Ohio Building Officials Association, Since 2005

National Fire Protection Association, Since 2005

National Fire Sprinkler Association, Since 2006

International Association of Electrical Inspectors, Since 2007

Tuscarawas Valley Safety Council, Since 2005

Leadership Tuscarawas Class of 2006/2007

New Philadelphia Kiwanis, Member since 1993, President 1997