Vincent Sakraida, P.E., LEED AP, has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology with more than 38 years of experience in the HVAC industry. Sakraida has been involved in all phases of health care, laboratory, cleanroom, and industrial facilities. He is active in the ASHRAE TC9.11 Clean Space Committee, co-author of the ASHRAE Design Guide for Cleanrooms, and a member of the NEBB Cleanroom Performance Testing Standard committee. He was an ASHRAE distinguished lecturer and has presented seminars at numerous national and international conferences. He has been on the Engineered Systems magazine editorial advisory board since 2008 and can be reached at email@example.com.