Ray Smith specializes in optimizing the performance of MEP systems in new and existing buildings. As Section Head of Commissioning and Building Operations Consulting in GHT’s Operations & Energy Services (OES) studio, he works closely with facility owners, managers, and operators to solve problems, develop strategies for operational excellence, and provide commissioning services that focus on long-term performance goals.
Ray has more than 40 years of experience in the built environment, including three years of building operations experience. His unique combination of design and field experience and MEP system performance expertise makes him a valued resource for MEP studies, troubleshooting, forensic evaluations, concept option studies, payback analyses, post-installation training, and all levels of commissioning.
He is Past President of the Building Commissioning Association (BCxA) National Capital Chapter and a member of the Building Commissioning Certification Board (BCCB) Examination Committee. Ray is also a Licensed (1st class) Stationary Engineer and Licensed HVAC Contractor in Colorado.