Penny Cole_Formal_croppedPenny Cole Joins MKK in Newly Defined Role


Penny Cole, LEED AP BD+C, joins MKK with over 10 years’ experience in HVAC design and sustainability consulting with a specialty in high performance building design and simulation. Penny will advance MKK’s mission of high performance by combining her distinctive experience with simple, thoughtful solutions that drive down energy and water use, while improving occupant comfort and enjoyment. She is experienced in the detailed analysis required to optimize building performance and the collaboration required to convey technical sustainable strategies.

“Penny will be a great addition to our Innovation Lab” said Kevin Pope, PE, QCxP, LEED AP, and President/CEO. “Her experience and skillset coupled with the skills of the existing team will provide exciting possibilities for our clients as well as internal sharing of knowledge across all our offices. I am truly excited about the opportunity we have to change the way sustainably and performance are delivered in the built environment.”

With a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Canterbury – Christchurch, New Zealand and a Master’s of Science Degree in Civil and Architectural Engineering, Building Systems Program, from the University of Colorado – Boulder, Colorado, Penny is skilled in the full cycle of a building’s systems.