Ellen Franconi, Ph.D., BEMP, LEED® AP
Ellen Franconi, Ph.D., BEMP, LEED® AP is a Senior Consultant with RMI. Ellen has 25 years of experience in building systems engineering through her work with research institutes and private industry. She is a long time member of the International Performance Measurement and Verification Protocol Committee and is an M&V content expert for LEED for the USGBC. In recent work within the private sector, Ellen developed and formalized methods to deliver energy modeling services to support sustainable design assistance for over 50 commercial building projects. Ellen led the development of in-house pre- and post-processing tools, provided trainings for new analysts, and completed quality assurance reviews. One of her modeling claims to fame is performing over 3500 DOE-2 runs to characterize the entire commercial building sector.