Michael is a licensed Architect and General Contractor in the state of California with a background in high performance buildings, efficiency analysis, project management, and passive/active building systems integration. Michael attended the University of Hawaii Architecture Program where he developed a solid multi-disciplinary approach to problem solving. With over 15 years of experience in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction, Michael is fluent in AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Maya, and Revit. Under his management, 7 projects have achieved multiple concurrent certifications and 5 LEED Platinum projects have been certified with 3 more in process.
As a sustainability focused professional, Michael provides useful and real-world green solutions. His experience ranges the full gamut from green development charrette facilitation, LEED project management, measurement & verification, sustainability data analysis, integrative design team facilitation, and project delivery problem solving. He is committed to furthering the work of high performance, environmentally sensitive building development. Michael’s work includes Net Zero Energy, Daylight analysis, Thermal Mass and Natural Ventilation design, ASHRAE Exception Calculations, Passive/Active Thermal Conditioning Integration, and LEED Gap Analyses. His systems approach to collaboration and communication, combined with his commitment to client needs, makes him a valuable asset on every sustainability project.