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New Certified Professionals, April 2023

New Certified Professionals, April 2023

The following earned ASHRAE certifications in March 2023:

Name, ASHRAE Chapter 


Josh DeLeon, Inland Empire

Keith Fahy, Ireland

Anna Hanna, Montreal

Sean Andrew Frisco, Philadelphia

Andrew Gray, Puget Sound

Wayne Hearson, Wichita

Freddy Batallas

Guillaume Berthet

Mark L. Chmura

Ryan O'Brien

Jiayan XU


Name, ASHRAE Chapter 

Max Bremner

Name, ASHRAE Chapter 

Mitja Lenassi, Danube

Zhongdi Chen, Illinois

Niknam Khosravani Fard

Name, ASHRAE Chapter 

Pravin Muthusamy, ASHRAE Bangalore

Ali Moustafa Ali Kashef, ASHRAE Falcon

Robert J. Sloan, National Capital

Mohamed Mustafa Ali, Saudi Arabia

Alfatih Omer Elsheikh, Saudi Arabia

Rami Hamza, Saudi Arabia


Bilal Al Melegy

Andrei Sedov

Name, ASHRAE Chapter 

Sandeep Dahiya, India

Andrew James Walsh, Jr., New York City

Christian Astiz

Name, ASHRAE Chapter 

Michael Adam Judge, Florida West Coast




Building Commissioning Professional (BCxP)  
The BCxP certification, an ANSI-accredited certification program, validates competency to lead, plan, coordinate and manage a commissioning team to implement commissioning processes in new and existing buildings. 


Building Energy Assessment Professional (BEAP)  
The BEAP certification, an ANSI-accredited certification program, validates competency to assess building systems and site conditions; analyze and evaluate equipment and energy usage; and recommend strategies to optimize building resource utilization. BEAPs also qualify to perform In Operation ratings for ASHRAE’s Building Energy Quotient (bEQ) program. 


Building Energy Modeling Professional (BEMP)  
The BEMP certification, an ANSI-accredited certification program, validates competency to evaluate, select, implement, calibrate and interpret the results of energy modeling software when applied to new and existing building and systems energy performance.  BEMPs also qualify to perform As Designed ratings for ASHRAE’s Building Energy Quotient (bEQ) program. 


Certified HVAC Designer (CHD) 
The CHD certification validates competency of the HVAC Designer to design HVAC systems to meet building/project requirements, including load calculations, equipment selection and sizing, mechanical equipment room design, duct and piping design and layout for the development of HVAC plans for permit and construction. 


High-Performance Building Design Professional (HBDP)  
The HBDP certification, an ANSI accredited certification program, validates competency to design and integrate sustainable HVAC&R systems into high performing buildings. 


Healthcare Facility Design Professional (HFDP)  
The HFDP certification validates competency to incorporate standards, guidelines and regulatory codes as well as unique healthcare facility requirements and design principles in HVAC system design. 


Operations & Performance Management Professional (OPMP)  
The OPMP certification validates competency to manage facility operations and maintenance to achieve building performance goals, including those related to indoor environmental quality, health and safety.