Michael (Mike) Blanchette, Vice President
Designations – RRO, RRC, FRCI, Certified Thermographer
Contact Info – [email protected]
Mike Blanchette is the Vice-President of Architectural Design Services and is based in Amtech’s Dallas office. Mike has been with Amtech since 1983, and currently provides a number of key services including senior project management, expert witness testimony, technical design and specification of building envelope systems, client management and business development, cost estimating, and forensic analysis.
After serving in the United States Navy as a Surface Sonar Technician, Mike went on to study Business Administration at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. After spending several years in Michigan with roof consulting and contracting firms as a design manager and project estimator respectively, Mike relocated to Dallas to join Amtech as a project manager and roof designer and specification writer. Since then he has gone on to acquire an additional 30 years of professional roof, wall, and waterproofing systems consulting experience. Mike is known throughout the country for his technical expertise and continued commitment to improving the roof consulting profession. He has served as Treasurer and President of RCI, Inc. (formerly known as the Roof Consultants Institute), and is actively engaged as an expert speaker, routinely delivering a variety of technical training sessions and presentations on behalf of RCI, Inc. Mike was awarded Fellow of the Institute (FRCI) status by RCI, Inc. in 1999, holds Certified Asbestos Abatement Designer and Certified Infrared Thermographer designations, and is a Qualified Nuclear Surface Moisture/Density Gauge Operator. He is also a member of the Singly Ply Roofing Industry (SPRI), the North Texas Roofing Contractors Association (NTRCA), the Sealant, Waterproofing, and Restoration Institute (SWRI), the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), the Roofing Contractors Association of Texas (RCAT), and the Roof Consultants Institute Foundation (RCIF), where he serves as Treasurer.
In recognition of his outstanding contributions to the roof consulting industry, Mike was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from RCI, Inc in 2017.