Dr. Mark Russell is a partner in Wise Built, LLC and has evaluated over 100 buildings as a Green Globes Assessor. Additionally, Dr. Russell is on the faculty of the University of Florida as a lecturer in the Rinker School of Construction Management. He has over 20 years of construction experience that includes 12 years as a U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps officer, 4 years as a Contract Manager with URS, and 8 years with his own private sustainable construction firm.
Dr. Russell earned his PhD from the University of Florida with his dissertation focusing on building rating systems. Additionally, he earned his MBA from New Hampshire College, a Master’s in Environmental/Civil Engineering from Old Dominion University, and a BSEE in Electrical Engineering for the University of Central Florida. He is licensed as a Professional Engineer and a Certified General Contractor in the state of Florida.