Hoy Bohanon, PE, Member ASHRAE, BEAP, LEED® AP
Hoy Bohanon is president of Hoy Bohanon Engineering PLLC, Clemons, NC. Mr. Bohanon began his engineering career as a research and design engineer, then gained experience as a project engineer, facilities engineer, facilities manager, indoor air quality research engineer, environmental engineer and business owner. He has a master’s degree in engineering from North Carolina State University, and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.
Mr. Bohanon has written technical papers and articles on indoor air quality, operations, and maintenance and is very active in ASHRAE. He is chair of ASHRAE SSPC 62.1, vice-chair of the Building Energy Quotient Committee, and a member of the Building Performance Ad-Hoc Committee. He is a member of ISO-TC 205 and corresponding member of Technical Committees 5.5 and 9.10. He is an ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer, writes and teaches courses for the ASHRAE Learning Institute, and is a recipient of the ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award.
Lew Harriman is the Director of Research & Consulting at Mason-Grant in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. He is a Fellow of ASHRAE, and has 39 years of experience with humidity control systems in a broad variety of commercial, industrial and institutional applications.
Lew was the lead author of both ASHRAE’s Humidity Control Design Guide and the ASHRAE Guide for Buildings in Hot & Humid Climates. He is currently Chair of ASHRAE Task Group for developing a quantitative definition of a “Damp Building” (one which is damp enough to pose a health risk). He was also the lead author for the new Chapter 62 of the 2015 ASHRAE Handbook-Applications (Moisture Management in Buildings). Lew’s work has been selected for the ASHRAE Journal’s ‘Best Paper’ award twice and he has taught humidity control to more than 5,000 technical professionals in North America, Asia, Europe and the Caribbean in the last 10 years.