John Saad, LEED AP, Managing Principal , Vanderweil Engineers, has more than 38 years of experience in laboratory mechanical engineering systems design. He is a U.S. Green Building Council LEED AP and part of the sustainable design initiative at Vanderweil Engineers. John is responsible for administering the design of laboratory projects from conception to construction completion, including the preparation and coordination of working drawings, interdisciplinary coordination, specifications and field reviews. Heading an engineering sector that specializes in the design of Science + Technology facilities, he has lead the engineering design on over 15 million sq. ft. of lab facilities. John has oversight of the entire design team, and provides valuable programming and conceptual design insight.