Principal Leadership

Rich Donaldson, PE

Practical. Rich has spent his entire mechanical engineering career of 20+ years designing data centers and mission critical environments. His mission is to lead the industry in improving the overall efficiency of mechanical cooling systems for new and existing data centers. By utilizing his extensive experience with Total Cost of Ownership evaluations, Rich helps clients to optimize their cooling solutions to align with operating requirements. In addition to leading and mentoring the Atlanta office mechanical team, Rich shares his expertise to advance the industry with presentations at educational and networking events. In his free time, you can find Rich applying his practical knowledge to restoring his family’s 1870’s second empire home. When on a DIY break, he’ll be out walking with one, or several, of the family dogs.