John Diehl is the Northeast US Technical Sales Representative with SmartLam™. John is excited to put his skills to work using Mass Timber Solutions for creating better spaces, innovative buildings, and stronger communities.
John has a Bachelor of Architecture degree from New York Institute of Technology and is an Associate Member AIA. John resides in Southbury, CT where he and his wife of 30 years downsized after raising a son and daughter who recently finished up engineering degrees at Olin College of Engineering.
John brings 25 years of experience in construction management and building material distribution management. John honed his skills in the engineered wood products technical design, specification and installation of engineered wood products, wall panels, trusses and their connections while working as a technical representative with Trus Joist, RedBuilt, and MiTek Engineered Wood Products.
In John’s spare time he volunteers with Girl Scouts coaching FIRST Robotics teams from elementary school through high school along with volunteering at many STEM festivals focusing to help girls say yes to science and engineering. John also enjoys hiking Connecticut trails and sailing on the Long Island Sound.