Owner/Consultant HVAC 2 Home Performance
Home Energy Professional with 7 years experience specializing in home safety, comfort and energy efficiency. Includes 5 years as President and Owner of first full service Home Performance Contracting Company in the Greater Cincinnati market .Participated in 500 BPI style home energy comfort and energy assessments as well 250 home energy retrofits. Maintained and managed a robust web presence including a Twitter account listed 60th on top 100 followed twitter accounts in the Greater Cincinnati Market.
My objective is to forge a career in the home performance/green-durability building sector. I hope to advance to a top level building consultant, specializing in sustainable and durable residential construction. Although young in this industry that is many ways young in itself, I have made rapid advancements in my knowledge base and industry recognition, and hope to continue on the same forward moving path.
National Comfort Institute, Inc. (NCI) is an organization that provides heating, air conditioning, plumbing and electrical contractors with a focused offering of services and tools to help them improve their businesses, differentiate themselves, grow, and become more profitable. NCI accomplishes this through membership groups and by providing unique business management, sales, marketing and technical tools, training, support and coaching - all designed with the goal of helping HVAC professionals to differentiate their companies through measured performance, quality and value
RESNET is a recognized national standards-making body for building energy efficiency rating and certification systems in the United States involving:
The HVAC Quality Installation (QI) standard requires an initial system design based on correct procedures developed by ACCA. Understanding proper load calculation and duct design, and knowing how to use software the right way, is key to ensuring a quality system installation.
BPI develops standards for energy efficiency retrofit work using an open, transparent, consensus-based process built on sound building science. From these standards, we develop professional certifications for individuals, companywide credentials for BPI GoldStar Contractors, home energy rating systems and quality assurance services that help raise the bar in home performance contracting.
HVAC 2 Home Performance provides third party verification of green buliding and and energy code compliance and HVAC system design for HVAC Contractors, Buliders and Remodelers. HVAC 2 Home Performance also offers sales and technical training for HVAC Contractors.
Air and Water Balancing
Duct Leakage Testing
·Developed first full service home performance contracting company in Greater Cincinnati Market from ground up
·Managed day to day operations of company
·Managed multiple energy consultants and retrofit crews
·Developed website and maintained extensive social media presence
·Used TREAT,RECURVE, REMRATE,Optimiser, and Green Surveyor energy modeling software
·Managed or performed 500+ BPI style home energy assessments including full workscope proposals
·Managed 250+home energy retrofits including full systems design and change out
·First approved contractor in Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance Home Performance with Energy Star and Better Buildings 17 million dollar grant program. ( 3 year participant)