Fredric Goldner, C.E.M. is founding principal of Energy Management & Research Associates. Over his career he has been involved in a wide variety of projects from research to facility audits & use analyses to energy program design, and energy master planning. Mr. Goldner has lead audits & audit teams for hundreds of facilities totaling tens of millions square feet. He is also an adjunct professor at the Center for Energy Policy & Research at NYIT. Over the past thirty+ years Mr. Goldner has taught over 13,000 professionals and trade persons across the globe, in addition to co-authoring a number of publications and books. He has received numerous awards for his work. Most notable of these was when he was inducted into the Energy Managers Hall of Fame for his lifetime of achievement in promoting the practices and principles of Energy Management. Fred sits on numerous industry committees and boards, (including serving on the ASHRAE committee that authors the Energy-Audit Standard). He currently serves as Chair of the CEM Board. Fred also served as International President of AEE for 2003.