Rob Hink, LEED Fellow, is Principal and Owner of The Spinnaker Group, a
highly respected sustainable design consulting firm whose team or architects and
engineers has extensive knowledge and experience in the application of the
USGBC LEED rating systems. The Spinnaker Group helps companies achieve
green-building goals including design consulting, commissioning and energy
Rob is a Past President of the USGBC South Florida Chapter and is USGBC
Faculty. Rob sits on the organization's Board of Directors, has chaired many
committees and has been the President of the Chapter. Rob has been involved with USGBC governance for more than 10 years. Rob has more than a decade of full-time green-design and commissioning experience, and more than 25 years experience in facilities management, project management and energy management, and control systems. Rob spent the first eight years of his professional career in the United States Navy nuclear power program serving in the submarine force and acquiring extensive experience in power generation, mechanical and electrical systems, and
leadership expertise. After leaving the Navy, Rob taught HVAC and Electrical
Theory at the college level.
Rob's firm has been involved in the design of nearly 100 LEED certified projects
and is currently involved in more than 200 LEED projects, both locally,
nationally and internationally, and the firm has provided commissioning
services on more than 500 million square feet of buildings.