Crista Shopis, LEED AP, Senior Engineer, supports our energy audit and green building services departments and has also designed and installed photovoltaic systems. Crista is the president of Synairco, Inc., an emerging company that is commercializing a patented ultra-efficient, environmentally responsible air-conditioner. While a member of the Peace Corps in Paraguay, Crista designed and managed construction of running water systems. In May 2009, Crista received national recognition for her work from Consulting Specifying Engineer Magazine as one of their “40 Under 40″ outstanding young engineers. She has a Bachelor of Science, Civil and Environmental Engineering from Cornell University.