Say hello to our July Staff Spotlight, Chris Benson! Chris is a mechanical engineer with experience in a wide scope of fields such as pipeline design, energy audits, and benchmarking. Chris completed degrees in Political Science from Carleton College and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Prior to his employment at 360EG, Chris managed commissioning projects for various facility types including healthcare, residential, and college/university. At 360 Energy Group, Chris manages retro-commissioning programs, provides technical evaluations, and stewards new and existing client relationships. Thanks for all your hard work!
Where are you from? Minnesota!
What is your favorite part of your job? Putting together new calculators can be satisfying
What are some of your hobbies outside of work? Music and pool
What is your favorite color? Purple! (SKOL Vikings)
What is your favorite book or movie? Shawshank Redemption, Groundhog Day, The Naked Gun, For Whom the Bell Tolls, The Native Son
If you could be any cartoon character for a week who would you be? Mr. Peabody, especially if I can be him without being a dog
If you could move anywhere in the world where would you live? I would continuously travel for many years before settling somewhere surrounded by nature...so "everywhere"