Paul is responsible for the implementation of Transwestern's operating procedures, including safety training and energy management for engineering staff in the Southern California area. He conducts physical site inspections, performs due diligence to provide reports on technical and operational issues, provides capital improvement recommendations, construction management and supervision of new and existing assignments. Paul is also instrumental in managing Transwestern's ENERGY STAR® and LEED® programs.
Paul has over 20 years of commercial real estate facility management experience including expertise in energy management, construction management, operations, capital projects and asbestos inspection/remediation. In 2005 and 2007, Paul received Transwestern's Regional Engineer of the Year award. Prior to joining Transwestern in 2000, Paul worked with The Irvine company as lead engineer where he was responsible for 2.1 million square feet at Newport Center in Newport Beach, California.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION
Paul is an active member of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) and its Orange County chapter. He also serves on the sustainability council for the Los Angeles chapter of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), as well as its International Codes & Standards Committee and Preparedness Committee.
Paul received his LEED Professional Accreditation from the Green Building Council Institute (GBCI). Paul is a Certified Environmental Specialist and also earned his certification in building automation controls from Orange Coast College, and received EPA Rule 608 Universal Certification from Ferris State University.