Bill Burns is a senior engineer with ComEd. He has over 25 years of experience in the design, operation and maintenance of HVAC systems. Mr. Burns has spent the last 12 years evaluating, developing and installing energy efficiency projects in the Chicago area with an increasing focus on system operations. Since 2003, he has commissioned or managed the commisioning of more that 100 DDC systems replacements and is a member of the Chicago Public Schools MEP sub committee. His work on the committee included the development of DDC mechanical standards including control sequences, specifications and details. Mr. Burns received a B.S. in Economics from St. Johns University and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Illinois, an accredited LEED professional and a member of American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). He also served on the State of Illinois’s Healthy, High Performing Schools Task Force that developed the “Illinois Resource Guide for Healthy, High Performing School Buildings.” Mr. Burns teaches BOC 103, 203 & 204 in Kansas, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Missouri.