James joins Integral Group with 5 years of experience as a project manager and sustainability consultant. His experience includes acting as a committee co-chair for the USGBC San Diego, and managing multiple concurrent LEED certifications for high profile commercial buildings across the country. James has extensive experience reviewing, updating, and revising building policies and reports including ASHRAE audits, RCx reports, and IAQ audits, as well as managing energy audits, retro-commissioning, IEQ testing, IAQ audits, and other technical services related to LEED.
James built an award-winning sustainability program from the ground up for a Forbes-rated five star hotel, by identifying, launching, and managing energy and water efficiency, waste reduction, recycling, and sustainability education projects. These projects resulted in an annual energy savings of over one million kWhs and “Recycler of the Year” awards from the City of San Diego in 2012 and 2013.