James L. Newman, CEM, LEED AP, ASHRAE OPMP & BEAP
Newman Consulting Group, LLC
Jim Newman is managing partner of the Newman Consulting Group. He is an active member of many technical societies, and writes an engineering column for the monthly newsletter of the Detroit ASHRAE chapter. He is past vice-chair of ASHRAE's Technical Committee (TC) on Industrial Air Conditioning, is a corresponding member of TC 5.5, Air-to-Air Energy Recovery and TC 7.3, Operations and Maintenance, is on the Environment Committee of BOMA International and is Chair of the BOMA Detroit Chapter's Committee on Sustainability. Newman was on the Board of the Detroit Regional Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council, was Chair of the Public Policy Committee, and has been Project Manager on many LEED-certified buildings. He has published many papers, is an ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer and speaks internationally on many subjects related to the construction industry and to energy conservation and proper operations and maintenance in buildings.