Steve Sain, CEO of Sain Engineering Associates, Inc., (SEA). Headquartered in a Birmingham, Alabama, engineering firm which specializes in energy conservation in existing buildings. Steve has traveled throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia and South Africa teaching energy conservation, life-cycle costing, alternative financing and measurement & verification seminars for the U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy, NASA, General Services Administration, Edison Electric Institute and the Association of Energy Engineers.
In 1994, Steve was awarded "International Energy Engineer of the Year" by the Association of Energy Engineers, and in ‘95 was also awarded "Birmingham Engineer of the Year" (covering all engineering disciplines) by the Engineering Council of Birmingham. In 2005, Steve was inducted into AEE’s “Energy Management Hall of Fame”. He has served as President of the Birmingham Chapter of ASHRAE, President of the Alabama Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers, President of the Engineering Council of Birmingham, and Adjunct Faculty Member of the BellSouth Leadership Institute.