September 17, 2020 | 8:00AM - 11:30AM
The HERS Associate Course is a RESNET designation course designed to provide professionals a working understanding of Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) and HERS ratings for uses other than conducting energy ratings. Attendees will gain insight on how products and applications will affect HERS Index scores and tools to market HERS scores to consumers. A certificate of completion and HERS Associate designation will be provided for individuals who successfully complete course and short exam.
Southern Energy Management
A Certified Green Professional, HERS Rater, National Green Building Standards Verifier, LEED HAP, LEED Green Rater, LEED Provider QAD, Passive House Rater and National Green Building Standards Partner of the Year, Jamie has her head wrapped around the residential green building certification industry. She has been excited to be part of the Southern Energy Management Team that continues to keep NC in the top 5 states in the country for certified green homes. As the Green Building Specialist at Southern Energy Management, she enjoys engaging builders and developers on and off site to help them identify cost saving, healthy, market focused strategies to improve the durability and energy performance of their homes and communities. Entering her 17th year in the construction industry, Jamie is excited to represent housing's role in sustainable energy solutions as Chair of the High Performance Building Council of the Triangle, as well as a serving as a member of the Planning Board in Chatham County NC. She's a fast talker, so hold on to your seats and get ready for the download.
As a RESNET certified HERS Rater, Quality Assurance Designee and Certified Rater Trainer and NGBS Verifier, Matt has an active role in maintaining the quality and consistency of Southern Energy Management's HERS rating services across North and South Carolina. Matt entered the construction industry as almost 20 years ago and has worked in many trades including framing, roofing and insulation . With a passion for building science and renewable energy, Matt attended Appalachian State and to pursue a graduate degree in building science. As a former BPI Building Analyst working in various state and utility funded weatherization programs, Matt also has a well rounded perspective of problems that can arise in both new and existing construction. With a passion for seeking solutions and ways to implement them, Matt and the team at Southern Energy Management strive to help builder partners meet and exceed the requirements for building programs such as Energy Star, ecoSelect and NGBS as well as other utility and incentive programs.