James A. D’Aloisio, P.E., SECB, LEED AP, BD+C, is a Principal with Klepper, Hahn & Hyatt, a structural engineering, landscape architecture, and building envelope service firm based in East Syracuse, New York. His areas of expertise include structural condition reviews, failure analysis, infrared building inspections, building envelope assessment, and sustainable design. He is the Chair of ASCE’s Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) Sustainability Committee, and on the Steering Committee of the Thermal Bridging Task Committee. He has written dozens of papers, and presented over 100 times, on the relationship between building structures, durability, and sustainability. He is a 1982 graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.