As a real estate developer, Mr. Allen’s vision is to develop highly sustainable, green technology centers for 21st century, urban living. He is a leading authority on the implementation of advanced energy systems and sustainable construction. Mr. Allen is a Cornell University graduate, with a BS degree in electrical engineering and management. Additionally, Mr. Allen received the Advanced Certification in Construction Management by Turner Construction Company and SUNYYork College, in May 2011. Turner contracted him to lead the engineering development team and serve as LEED coordinator for the newly opened David H. Koch Ambulatory Center at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Weill Medical Center. He recently consulted with the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery (GOSR) as a project and construction manager. His focus continues with the design and integration of renewable energy systems (RES) into modular, high performing buildings and developments.