InterNACHI® Announces Its 2019 Member of the Year: Press Release



InterNACHI® Names Joseph DePiero Its 2019 Member of Year


BOULDER, Colo. (Feb. 4, 2020) – InterNACHI® Founder Nick Gromicko and the InterNACHI® Awards Committee are pleased to announce that Ohio member Joseph DePiero has been named InterNACHI® Member of the Year for 2019. This award highlights a member's contributions to the inspection industry and to InterNACHI® during the calendar year. The candidates were chosen and the winner selected by the Awards Committee.

InterNACHI® 2019 Member of the Year Joseph DePiero


Joseph is an InterNACHI® Certified Professional Inspector® and Ohio-Licensed Professional Inspector #2019004114, with over 30 years’ experience in mechanical and electrical engineering. He is the founder of the Northeast Ohio-based JAD Engineered Inspections, LLC.  Joseph is also a certified member of the International Association of Certified Indoor Air Consultants (IAC2).

During 2019, DePiero exemplified professional dedication to excellent service. He is an active member of InterNACHI’s Inspection Community ( and consistently makes an effort to educate and help the membership. During the calendar year, DePiero also completed a significant amount of continuing education (

InterNACHI® Awards Committee Member Marc Goldenberg says, “We were pleased to select Joseph for this prestigious award, as he stood out from the rest of the worthy candidates under consideration.

“It's a great honor to accept this award, says Joseph. I am truly humbled by this. As a new member of InterNACHI®, I rely on the forum and the members for their help and guidance. Thanks again to the Awards Committee. I will try to live up to the honor the committee has bestowed on me.”


 The International Association of Certified Home Inspectors – InterNACHI® – is the world’s largest inspection trade association. Based in Boulder, Colorado, InterNACHI® is both non-profit and federally tax-exempt, and operates in 65 countries and nine languages. InterNACHI® is the inspection industry’s largest provider of education and training. The InterNACHI® School is the only home inspector training organization accredited by the U.S. Dept. of Education, and its courses have earned more than 1,400 other governmental approvals and accreditations, which are provided free to InterNACHI's more than 25,000 members.