Amborn is marketing communications manager for Trane Global Control Systems. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota with an emphasis in communication and computer science. He did post graduate work in business communications at the University of St. Thomas. He has authored and edited many articles on building systems.
Leaning on experience and data from various K-12 cities and projects, the author pursues some less conventional design approaches. They may revolve around radiant heating and/or cooling, but depending on school size and other factors, the smart use of heat recovery, DOAS, and improved central plants could also put a project on the HVAC honor roll.