Saving Green by Going Green in Education Facilities

In this episode, our host, Brian Gregory, sits down with Lee Raspberry, Director of Construction and Planning for Bastrop Independent School District. Together, they discuss utilizing machine learning and artificial intelligence to optimize building automation systems. They cover:

[00:00:54] Lee's background and what drives him to wake up and do the best job he possibly can every single day
[00:02:46] The importance of sustainability and how energy management impacts the buildings we work, learn and live in
[00:06:52] Lee's experience moving from the private sector to the public sector (and why he caught so many colds!)
[00:09:51] Lee's approach to reducing consumption and positively impacting the environment
[00:19:05] How Lee leverages machine learning to develop algorithms for his BAS that allow for more efficient temperature control
[00:29:36] Lee's most enjoyable and challenging moments of his career
[00:34:49] Advice from Lee for those entering public education or building automation

Creators and Guests

Brian Gregory
Brian Gregory
Brian is the founder and CEO of FMX, a leading provider of facilities and maintenance management software.
Lee Raspberry
Lee Raspberry
Lee Raspberry is a dedicated professional in the educational facilities sector of Texas. His journey in improving educational spaces has led him to serve the students and staff of the Bastrop Independent School District as the Director of Construction and Planning.
Saving Green by Going Green in Education Facilities
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