Brian Filiatraut

Brian Filiatraut

Brooklyn, NY, US





New York Power Authority, New York, NY, US, Graduate Research Consultant

• Research and analyze operations and maintenance (O&M) of state government facilities to identify energy savings opportunities
• As team leader, plan and organize weekly production of deliverables for O&M guide focused on best practices, incentive programs, staff training, and data analysis; deliver client briefings

Jan 2014 - current

Columbia University, The Earth Institute, New York, NY, US, Research Assistant

• Research and analyze methods currently in use globally to evaluate sustainability metrics and measurements, with a goal of improving consistency within industries and overall

Oct 2013 - current

NYC Mayor's Office of Long-Term Planning & Sustainability, New York, NY, US, Greener, Greater Buildings Plan (PlaNYC) Intern

• Assisted in the publication of the third benchmarking report analyzing energy and water data for large private sector buildings
• Analyzed and managed data, coordinated with academic partners, NYC agencies, utility companies, and federal stakeholders in benchmarking implementation
• Performed internal data quality analysis, report writing and editing, graphic design, and energy and water benchmarking analyses

Oct 2013 - Dec 2013

Cardinal Health - ExcelerateHRO, Bronx, NY, US, Head Biology Teacher

Head Biology Teacher – Science Department (9/05 – 9/13)
• Designed, developed, and assessed effectiveness of Environmental Science and Biology related curriculum using measurement tools and making periodic modifications
• Coordinated and managed peers in applied training and instruction
• Developed and taught the school’s first college-level, science course; AP Biology

Internal Co-coordinator – Middle States Association (5/09 – 6/12)
• Managed and led long-term projects in successful attainment of school reaccreditation, an external validation of educational and professional practices and stakeholder involvement
• Organized and led monthly Steering Committee meetings focused on management, data collection, analysis, and report writing in achieving reaccreditation goals

Sep 2005 - Aug 2013


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Public Administration in Environmental Science & Policy

May 2013 - current

University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, US, Bachelors, Biology

Aug 2000 - May 2004