Educated at the University of Colorado with Bachelor's degrees in Civil Engineering (structural) and Environmental Design and a Master's in Architectural, professional practice has included structural and architectural design, forensic investigations of fire, seismic-and water-damaged facilities, international property condition assessments of commercial properties, construction manager on remediated properties, owner's representative on new construction, energy audits and modeling. Construction documents and modeling using Archicad. Lifetime member of the Timber Framer's Guild. Trained as an ITC level 1 thermographer, IGSHPA ground source heat pump installer. Professional memberships in US Green Building Council, Building Performance Institute, Congress for New Urbanism, International Code Council, American Solar Energy Society, Colorado Renewable Energy Society, and the Building Envelope Council - Colorado Chapter.