Michael Sheerin is a Principal with TLC Engineering for Architecture, a national top 20, full service engineering firm headquartered in Orlando, Florida with over 300 staff. He serves as the Director of Healthcare Engineering for TLC, leading their design, planning and marketing efforts. He has focused solely on healthcare facility design since joining TLC in 1995. Michael is a graduate of the City College of New York with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering. He is a mechanical engineer licensed in multiple states, and is a LEED BD+C Accredited Professional. He currently serves as Chairman of Technical Committee 9.6 Healthcare Facilities. He is the Vice Chairman of ASHRAE SSPC 170, Ventilation for Healthcare, and has been involved in this standard since its inception. He also serves as Chair of ASHRAE SPC 189.3, Design & Operation of High Performance Healthcare Facilities. He is a member of the NFPA Health Care Section Codes & Standards Review Committee, and is active in the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) and the local Florida Hospital Engineering Association.