Sam Mason, PE, LEED AP BD+C, BEMP
Sam Mason is the principal at Encompass Energy LLC. He provides energy analysis, code assessment, and design assistance services for developers, contractors, architects, and engineering firms across North America. Previously, Sam was a project manager at Footprint Smith and Andersen in Toronto, Ontario, and a resident engineer and environmental designer at Atelier Ten in New York, London and Doha. He has ten years of experience in the design and construction industry, with a focus on pragmatic approaches to energy efficiency and sustainability. His expertise includes detailed HVAC design and is an expert in whole building energy simulation and optimization. Sam taught environmental technology at Parsons School of Design and lectured on sustainable building design at several New York universities. He holds degrees in mechanical engineering from University of California-Santa Barbara and architectural engineering from University of Colorado-Boulder.