Charles E. Gulledge, III, P.E., HFDP
Charles E. Gulledge, III is a senior mechanical engineer with AC Corp. in Greensboro, NC. A licensed professional engineer, Gulledge has over 24 years experience in the HVAC industry. Currently, he is a member of the ASHRAE Handbook Committee and Building Information Modeling and Interoperability Ad Hoc Committee, and liaison to the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI). Previously, he was the Chair of several ASHRAE committees, including the Chapter Technology Transfer Committee, Technical Committee 7.1 Integrated Building Design, and TRG4 Sustainable Metrics. He was also a member of the High-Performance Building Design Professional Certification Ad Hoc Committee. Gulledge has received the Chapter Service Award, Regional Award of Merit, Distinguished Service Award, and Dan Mills Technical Award. He is also a Distinguished Lecturer on Integrated Building Design and MasterFormat 2004. As liaison to CSI, Gulledge was deeply involved in the overhaul of the MasterFormat 2004 specification organization structure. He is a MasterFormat Accredited Instructor and has conducted numerous classes. He was also the primary author of the CSI white paper, MasterFormat 2004 Edition – 2007 Implementation Assessment.