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Adam Blackburn, Manager, Innova Building Advisors

Adam Blackburn heads Innova's Innova Building Advisors consulting group and has been with the firm since 2009. His area of expertise is consulting and energy performance certification for developers, designers and builders of multi-family housing. Under Mr. Blackburn's supervision, the Innova Building Advisors group has provided Passive House Verification services for two of the first PHFA Multifamily Passive House projects and ENERGY STAR certification services for over 600 homes under both the low-rise and high-rise standards. Also during Mr. Blackburn's tenure, Innova has leveraged nearly $1.7MM in energy efficiency incentives and rebates on behalf of multifamily housing developers and managers and implemented energy efficiency upgrades and capital improvement projects totaling more than $10 million. Additionally, Mr. Blackburn serves as an Owner's Representative for new construction and rehabilitation projects for several of Innova's Construction Management customers. Mr. Blackburn is a Certified Passive House Consultant, PHIUS+ Passive House Rater, HERS Rater and holds various certifications from BPI.

Prior to joining Innova, Mr. Blackburn specialized in integration project management, accruing more than ten years' experience in coordinating engineering design and hardware installation on large-scale technology infrastructure projects for clients such as major universities and television broadcast networks. Mr. Blackburn holds a B.A. from Amherst College, has extensive professional and volunteer experience in the fields of energy conservation, green building methods and responsible land management.

E-mail: ablackburn@innovaservices.com

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