Lynne Simnick is senior vice president of special projects and code support at IAPMO. For the last 13 years at IAPMO, Simnick has focused on codes and standards development, code support, code research and custom specialty codes for the plumbing and mechanical industry. She has authored numerous technical articles, instructed, assisted local and state jurisdictions to develop custom code publications, and oversaw the implementation of the ANSI process for the Uniform Plumbing Code, Uniform Mechanical Code, Uniform Solar Energy, and Hydronics Code and Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code. Simnick has a bachelor of science degree from the University of Illinois. She can be reached at 909-244-9080 or firstname.lastname@example.org.