November 21, 2024 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties
335 116th Ave SE Bellevue
WA ACCA Members:

Would you like to gain some insight from a trusted professional about the 2021 Building Code Implementation? I know we would, and that is why we’ve invited Rick Blumenthal, Energy Program Director with the WSU Energy Program to speak to our members at our November members meeting.

We hope you can join us on November 21st as we hear from Rick about what is coming with the 2021 building code implementation.


WA ACCA Board of Directors

Location: Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish

335 116th Ave SE

Bellevue, WA


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RICK BLUMENTHAL, Energy Program Director, Washington State Energy Program

New to the WSU Energy Code Team is Rick Blumenthal. Rick has been involved in the housing industry for his entire career. Educated in Environmental Conservation and Planning at the University of New Hampshire, he has spent the last half of his career focused on producing high-performance sustainable buildings. For 34 years Rick had his own general contracting business. For many of those years, Rick also held the position as consultant for Construction Resources and Solutions, analyzing building performance, conducting energy audits and forensic evaluations. For three years Rick was the Lead Energy Advisor and Technical Specialist for the RePower Bainbridge Energy Challenge. Later he held the position of Building Science Specialist and Training Manager for Knauf Insulation. Most recently, Rick worked for Cross 2 Design Group, an architectural and consulting firm in Seattle involved in building envelope water-proofing and air barrier design. Rick will be working with the WSU Energy Codes team answering questions and writing FAQs. He has a wealth of experience and knowledge and is looking forward to answering your questions and providing you with support.


Meeting begins at 11:30 AM

11:00 AM Welcome, Announcements, & Lunch

Craig Olson, WA ACCA President

11:15 AM Annual Business Meeting & Elections

Craig Olson, WA ACCA President

11:30 AM 2023 Industry Economic Forecast

Rick Blumenthal, Energy Program Director with the WSU Energy Program

12:45 PM Legislative Update

Carolyn Logue, Logue Public Affairs

1:00 PM Raffle Drawing & Wrap-up

Craig Olson, WA ACCA President

Meeting Close at 1:00 PM

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