Bill Tritsis has more than 29 years of experience in the HVACR industry. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland, and master’s degrees in Information Technology and Engineering Management from The George Washington University. Before joining AHRI, Bill worked for 10 years in a consulting engineering firm where he designed HVAC systems, drafted specifications, and was responsible for construction management, fee negotiations and contract awards. Bill began his career with AHRI in 2002 as a certification engineer and later led AHRI’s certification team as the Director of Certification Programs. For the last 12 years, Bill serves as AHRI’s Vice President of Certification Programs. In this capacity, he is responsible for all 40 AHRI Certification Programs and manages a team of engineers that administer over 3000 product performance tests per year.