Quincey SmailSenior Acoustical Consultant
Quincey Smail is a Senior Acoustical Consultant, with a Master of Engineering in acoustics from Penn State. Quincey’s expertise includes acoustical design, modeling and testing to provide thoughtful recommendations for a variety of project types from residential and mixed use to K-12, higher education to healthcare, workplace, environmental, and industrial facilities. Quincey earned his Board Certification by the Institute of Noise Control Engineering (INCE) in 2022. His projects include noise studies of manufacturing equipment in the US and Europe, car wash sites with residential adjacencies, and high-profile commercial locations. Quincey’s musical background has served him and his projects well in performance spaces including the Interlochen Center for the Arts, as well as other public and private music schools, music stores, event centers, plus the particular needs of worship spaces. Quincey is regularly called upon to assist with hotel acoustical needs during design and construction, along with post-occupancy needs. He has also worked with hospitals, hospice, counseling centers, dental offices, and residential healthcare to address FGI and HIPAA requirements. In his free time, Quincey – a talented baritone – sings in community and church choirs. He can be found enjoying the Grand Rapids local craft-brewery and cocktail culture, trivia nights, and playing tabletop games.
Quincey Smail's Projects
Fremont Ross High School Performing Arts Center K-12 Performing Arts
Rock Ventures Headquarters Workplace Headquarters
Ford Experience Center Conference and Event Center
Secchia Piazza Grand Rapids Community College Secchia Institute for Culinary Education
Quincey Smail's Experience
Quincey Smail's Blog Posts
The 3 acoustical criteria for design and construction of K-12 Education, for better learning environments, and LEED.