AETHER was formed by Eric A. Mercer, a Council-Certified Indoor Environmental Consultant (CIEC) with over 20 years of experience in providing assessments and resolutions for a wide variety of concerns and clients. During his career he has had the pleasure of working with clients including homeowners, national retail and hospitality chains, school districts, financial institutions, the healthcare industry, and local/federal entities.
In addition to extensive experience and continuing education, Eric holds certifications with appropriate state licensure in the following areas:
"Because of the professional assessment provided, reliable testing, input and plan of correction suggested by Aether, my insurance adjuster had to take our water damage claim seriously. Eric Mercer continued to answer questions for us throughout the entire restoration period. I HIGHLY recommend Aether Associates and Mr. Eric Mercer! -Donna M.
"It was great to work with you. I feel like you provided the information we needed without any unnecessary (and costly!) recommendations." - Jen F.
"I wish to express my gratitude for your professional consulting and guidance through the process of various air quality and VOC testing for my property. With the sensitivity of my tenant/client, your professionalism and understanding concerning the matter was greatly appreciated." - David S., Managing Partner
“Eric Mercer performed work on numerous projects for me over the past 5+ years. He has always provided very professional services on each and every project. He is also a wealth of information in regards to current or future projects.” - Stephen Knight, Construction Manager
“Eric Mercer has provided services over the past 5 years on a variety of projects. His services have included lead and asbestos testing/sampling, project monitoring of asbestos abatement, indoor air quality monitoring and oversight, mold inspection and abatement supervision, and various training for staff members. Eric has always been very professional to work with and a valuable resource for our company.” Thomas Aldstadt, CSP, Safety Coordinator
"I recently used Aether Assessments to check several rooms in my home prior to beginning renovation work. Eric was very prompt to respond to my request for services and was very flexible to scheduling his visit. The sampling was done thoroughly and in the least intrusive manner possible. A comprehensive report was received shortly thereafter which provided the information I needed. Eric was very knowledgeable, easy to work with and I appreciated his professionalism. I would recommend him to anyone seeking these kind of services." Mark Bryant, PE
"I told the assistant how professional you’ve been and your company would be a good referral if this situation occurs in the future." - Wendy H.