Rob Hink, LEED AP, 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 modeling.
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 over 70 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.