Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Paul is responsible for the implementation of Transwestern’s operating procedures, including safety training and energy management for engineering staff in Transwestern’s West region. 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 Sustainability programs such as ENERGY STAR® and LEED® programs.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Paul has over 30 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 Committee and Codes & Regulations Committee for the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) as well as its International Codes & Standards and Preparedness Committees.

EDUCATION

Paul received his LEED Professional Accreditation from the Green Building Council Institute (GBCI). Paul is a Certified Environmental Specialist and earned his certification in building automation controls from Orange Coast College, and received EPA Rule 608 Universal Certification from Ferris State University.