Randy is currently managing member of a residential construction consulting firm where he provides guidance on efficient building systems-practices, problem solving, training, technical support, and product-building system promotional support for building material associations, building material producers, builders, and the legal industry where he has represented both the consumer and builder. Having served 27 years as Director of Research and Codes, Director of Design, Director of Special Service, and Component Plant Quality Assurance Manager for Winchester Homes, Inc., formerly a subsidiary of top 20 builder Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company, Randy has dealt with almost every imaginable situation related to the design, building and servicing of residential single family homes and townhomes. He has been on the forefront of involvement with applied research and practical implementation of the design and building of high performance energy efficient homes, with a particular emphasis on advanced framing. Randy has extensive frontline experience addressing widespread building industry service issues, such as, FRTP, barrier EIFS, moisture intrusions and mold remediation. He actively participated; in the National, State and Local code development process; including, acting as one of four NAHB code development committee representatives in the development of the 2015 International Residential Code and 2018 residential chapter of the International Energy Conservation Code. From its inception, he has participated as a consensus committee member and task group chair in the development of Voluntary National Green Building Standard (ASHRAE-ICC 700). In addition to his residential construction background Randy has experience in the commissioning, start up, production and quality assurance in two of the country’s first Oriented Standboard plants as well as experience in the wood treating and preservation, composite panels, and hardwood plywood and veneer industries. Randy has been awarded the Weyerhaeuser Company and Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Companies Presidents Award and granted a US and Canadian Patent for wood working machinery.




Randy Melvin’s High Performance Building and Code Solutions LLC, New Market, MD 2015-Present

Winchester Homes, Inc., Bethesda, MD 1988 to 2015

Weyerhaeuser Company, Grayling, MI 1981-1984

Louisiana Pacific Corporation, Hayward, WI 1979-1981