Team Members

Rachel Kirk, P.E.

Rachel Kirk, P.E.

Fire Protection Engineer

Rachel Kirk is a highly experienced Fire Protection Engineer based in northern New Jersey. With over 6 years of dedicated work in fire protection engineering consulting, Rachel's expertise is backed by a strong educational foundation. She holds a B.S. in Fire Protection Engineering from the University of Maryland, complemented by a graduate certificate from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Fire Protection Engineering.

Throughout her career, Rachel has focused on providing comprehensive code consulting services for a diverse range of building types, including health care facilities, higher education institutions, office buildings, assembly spaces, and residential structures. Her expertise encompasses various aspects of code compliance, such as plan reviews, system designs, third-party reviews, life safety assessments, and fire and egress modeling.

Furthermore, Rachel has fostered collaborative relationships with state authorities, actively engaging in plan reviews and conducting code compliance inspections for buildings in New York State. Her close collaboration with architects, mechanical engineers, and owners has cultivated a well-rounded perspective on projects undertaken at Performance Based Fire Protection Engineering, PLLC.

Rachel's extensive experience working alongside AHJs (Authorities Having Jurisdiction) positions her as a valuable resource for ensuring compliance and regulatory adherence. Her multifaceted skill set and holistic approach contribute to the successful execution of projects, delivering comprehensive fire protection solutions to clients.

With her depth of knowledge, practical expertise, and collaborative mindset, Rachel Kirk consistently demonstrates a high level of professionalism and effectiveness in her role as a Fire Protection Engineer.

LinkedIn  Icon