President Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individual to key Administration posts:
Timothy Hyungrock Haahs, Nominee for Member, Board of Directors of the National Institute of Building Sciences
Timothy Hyungrock Haahs is President and CEO of Timothy Haahs & Associates, an engineering and architectural design firm which he founded in 1994. Additionally, he serves on the Advisory Committee for the Philadelphia Urban Land Institute and the Board of Directors of the International Parking Institute. Mr. Haahs is a member of the American Institute of Architects and a fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers. In 2010, Mr. Haahs presented to the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific on the global challenge of traffic and parking, infrastructure, and sustainable development. In 2011, he was named the American Society of Civil Engineer’s Philadelphia Engineer of the Year and received the Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association’s Entrepreneur of the Year award. Mr. Haahs received a B.S. and an M.S. from the University of Pennsylvania.