riz-headshotRizwan Virani, M.S.

SENIOR MANAGING DIRECTOR

Rizwan Virani is a Senior Managing Director in alliantgroup’s Houston national office and is the leader of the firm’s Energy Efficient Commercial Building Deduction (179D) Team. As the creator of the firm’s Industry Specialization Program, Rizwan specializes in a number of fields, including architecture, engineering, construction, power and energy, software and technology, manufacturing and aerospace. As head of the 179D program, Rizwan leverages his knowledge of the design-build industries to help eligible businesses take advantage of energy efficient tax incentives.
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Linda_McCluskeyLinda McCluskey

DIRECTOR OF ENERGY CREDITS AND INCENTIVES

Linda McCluskey is the alliantgroup Director of Energy Credits and Incentives. In addition, she is a published author of numerous articles as well as a sought after speaker on topics relating to energy incentives. Linda has been instrumental in helping hundreds of architecture, engineering, and contracting firms claim valuable energy deductions that help them remain competitive and continue to improve the built environment.
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nick-headshotNick Worley, P.E

SENIOR ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER

Nick Worley is a Senior Associate Director and a professional engineer for alliantgroup’s 179D team. Prior to joining alliantgroup, Nick was the Associate Vice President for a national structural design consulting firm. He worked for seven years in structural engineering and design consulting before moving over to the building energy arena.

 

erin-hubbard-energy-bloggerErin Hubbard, P.E.

SENIOR ASSOCIATE, PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER

Erin Hubbard is a field engineer at alliantgroup where she plays an integral role in delivering expert energy consulting for the Energy-Efficient Commercial Building Deduction (179D). Erin travels all over the U.S. documenting the energy efficiency of new and retrofitted construction projects, and has toured some of the most technologically innovative buildings that that the AEC industry has to offer. Her work allows her to live out her passion and enthusiasm for green design-build and sustainable engineering; she has a particular soft spot for smart technology and all things LEED. View Erin’s posts here.