Kelly Johnson, PE, LEED AP
Director of commissioning


Education and Credentials

Education: B.S Architectural Engineering, Kansas State University

Licensure: Professional Engineering licensure (Emeritus Status), LEED AP

Experience: 15+ years:  commissioning, owners representation, project management, engineering design

Career History

Kelly Johnson, PE (Emeritus) is Director of Commissioning services for Optimized Systems. Kelly graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in Architectural Engineering and went on to obtain her Professional Engineer (PE) license. Prior to joining Optimized Systems in 2014, Kelly served in a project management role for the facility management and planning department of a large university medical center, which also included a private healthcare provider with multiple satellite facilities. Kelly, a LEED accredited professional, acquired extensive experience in commissioning and building automation from her work on several large and complex engineering projects during her tenure as an owner’s representative. Kelly also compiled nine years of experience in design engineering and construction administration for two private consulting engineering firms where she worked on projects of various sizes and complexity. 


Background and Community Involvement

Guest speaker for community out-reach for girls in Engineering
Former Member of the UNMC Live Green (Sustainability) Leadership Committee
Long-time community Girl Scout Leader