Lizardos Engineering Associates, P.C.
Director of Commissioning
Mr. Sonmez, a licensed professional mechanical engineer in New York and Florida has 20 years of experience in project management, HVAC design, HVAC field testing and commissioning of critical systems and sustainable projects. He has authored articles on energy efficiency, sustainable design and commissioning.
Mr. Sonmez has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters Degree in Energy Management from New York Institute of Technology, and is a LEED® Accredited Professional. He is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM). Mr. Sonmez holds accreditation as a Commissioning Agent (CxA) from the AABC Commissioning Group and provides both regular and enhanced commissioning for facilities including hospitals, universities, municipal and correctional facilities.
Mr. Sonmez is an adjunct faculty for Everglades University, where he teaches undergraduate classes on HVAC and geothermal. He also lectures to outside organizations on commissioning, and has held commissioning seminars and created operational manuals for maintenance personnel.