As the Marketing Associate, John supports the marketing, and proposal development efforts for the company. By channeling his creativity and passion for graphic design, he creates, edits, and monitors all written materials for branding/format consistency, and compliance. He also develops marketing collateral for each business unit, and is responsible for the website content.
Prior to joining Benningfield Group, John has held marketing and business development positions for an engineering company, a financial services consulting firm, and a homeowner’s association. He is also a freelance graphic designer, specializing in custom birthday and wedding invitations.
John holds a Master of Business Administration from California State University Sacramento, a Bachelor of Science in Business (with a concentration in Marketing) from San Francisco State University, and an Online Award of Completion in Graphic Design from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He is currently in the process of completing an Associate of Arts in Applied Art and Design from Sierra College.
When he is not at work, John loves spending time with his wife and two daughters. He also enjoys discovering new wines in Amador and Napa, downhill skiing in Lake Tahoe, photography, golf, and attempting to learn the bass guitar.
Serving as a Senior Technical Manager, Roy brings a wide breadth of knowledge to the Benningfield Group team. Possessing a passion to improve the understanding and implementation of building energy efficiency, he understands the needs of industry stakeholders and seeks solutions to pass on to others.
Roy recently joined Benningfield Group after spending 27 years in the construction industry as a restoration contractor and business owner. He began focusing on building energy efficiency in 2006, and has served as a HERS rater, Title 24 energy consultant, and residential mechanical designer. Working directly with contractors in the field, Roy quickly became aware of the need for energy education throughout the trades. As an adjunct professor at College of the Desert, he was instrumental in the creation of the first Zero Net Energy (ZNE) A.S. Degree program in the California Community College system, and hopes to implement the program state wide.
Roy has earned A.S. Degrees in both Construction Management and HVAC, as well as a Certificate of Building Inspection Technology from College of the Desert, Palm Desert. He possesses multiple California Contractors Licenses and industry certifications, including HERS Rater, BPI Building Analyst, and CABEC Certified Energy Analyst. Roy has served on the Board . . .
As a Senior Technical Manager at the Benningfield Group, Kim Hogan plays an integral role in helping us certify energy professionals. A Certified Energy Auditor and energy consulting veteran herself, Kim is intimately familiar with California's Energy Codes and Standards, making her the perfect candidate to develop tests that measure the skills and knowledge of professionals seeking recognition.
Kim's tireless effort ensures design and construction professionals are educated at the high standard required for consistent building energy compliance. While precise in her understanding of the Energy Standards, Kim is also committed to helping clients achieve their goals outside of compliance. Her careful listening and analytical research skills help her excel in this area as well.
Kim is currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Architecture, where she is focusing on developing skills in Building Information Modeling. Outside of her professional endeavors, Kim volunteers in a public Bible literacy and teaching program. She also enjoys spending quiet moments gardening, sewing and reading.