Scott West is a senior mechanical engineer with the HFA in Fort Worth, TX. Scott is an energy efficiency specialist, design lead, and project manager. Scott holds a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arkansas. Scott has more than 14 years of experience in the consulting engineering industry, and he spent two of those years working abroad in the UK. Scott has experience with various building types, HVAC, and renewable energy systems, emphasizing high-performance design. Scott is a leading energy modeling specialist and has completed dozens of energy models to support design decisions, code compliance, and LEED certification. Scott is active in ASHRAE at the local and society level and sits on standards development committees for 189.1, 205, and 209 and Guideline 14.