Government Services IPT Personnel Registrations

Largo, MD- Government Services Integrated Process Team (Government Services IPT) is pleased to congratulate the following team members on their recent professional certifications:

Building Commissioning

Richard Payne has become a Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP). The CBCP is the Association of Energy Engineers’ (AEE) designation which recognizes the most qualified professionals in the energy industry. To obtain the CBCP one must demonstrate high levels of experience, competence, and specialized knowledge within the field of building commissioning.

Success Estimation

Rick Bogart has become a certified Success Estimator. Success Estimator is a Windows based estimation software that is recognized by government agencies and private industries alike for offering ideal estimating solutions ranging from parametric cost models to detailed bottom-up estimates.

Energy Management

Steven Oxendine has achieved certification in energy management. As a Certified Energy Manager, Mr. Oxendine joins an elite group of “who’s who” in the energy management field, as the designation recognizes individuals who have demonstrated high levels of experience, competence, proficiency, and ethical fitness in the profession.


Jordan Friedberg and Shaun Fountain have become certified planners through the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP).

AICP is the American Planning Association’s professional institute. Certified planners use their skills to create communities of lasting value and encourage civic leaders, business interests and citizens to play a meaningful role in creating communities that enrich people's lives. AICP certified planners carry a high mark of distinction, as they are required to meet rigorous standards, maintain their expertise through continuing education, and serve community interest.

About Government Services IPT:
Government Services IPT is a multidisciplinary professional services firm providing architecture, capital asset management, construction management, engineering, information technology, planning, program management and sustainability services for government agencies. We are an SBA 8(a) certified woman-owned business. Government Services IPT combines the talent and experience of a large firm with the customer focus and attention of a small firm.

We provide project lifecycle services from studies and RFP development to Construction Management. We specialize in providing innovative, cost effective solutions to meet the changing needs of our clients. Our staff has more than a decade of specialized experience in sustainable planning, design and construction for a variety of federal facilities. We have helped numerous government clients, including the Department of Defense (DoD), US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), US Air Force, US Army, US Navy, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and various states with A/E Design services, capital improvements, planning, renovation and new construction, and real property design and facility management.

For more information please contact Susan Ballard Hirsch, President, at