Andy Souza

Andy Souza

Andy joined TEP in 2005, and while he has wide-ranging mechanical design experience, he has become a leader in winery and cannabis facility design. Andy’s expertise and passion has led him to be involved in ASHRAE , ASTM and UL committees, including ANSI/ASABE/ASHRAE’s joint standard EP653 “HVAC used for Indoor Plant Environments without Sunlight” (that received ASABE’s 2022 New Standard Development Award), and the proposed UL 4402 “Standard for Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in Buildings and Facilities for the Cultivation, Production and Processing of Cannabis.”

AA, Santa Rosa Junior College, 2008
Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering, California, May 2015
LEED Accredited Professional with a Building Design + Construction Specialty (LEED AP BD+C)
American Society of Plumbing Engineers – Certified in Plumbing Design (CPD)
American Society of Plumbing Engineers – Certified in Green Plumbing Design (GPD)

AutoCAD 35 under 35 Young Designers List, 2017
ACHR The News 2022 Top 40 Under 40, 2022