Michael Strain is a Senior Associate and expert in educational and working environments at PSC. His research on environmental behavior and modality has shaped his specific approach to the design process.

Michael has developed many K-12 projects that take advantage of flexible space, project-based learning, science and technology, and elite athletic research. In addition to Michael’s extensive expertise in human functional design, Michael is also an expert and leader in energy-conscious design. Michael has led design efforts on multiple LEED and Energy Efficient Schools. Michael’s balance of human and energy functionality approach has shaped the overall sophistication of his solutions.

“To me, Building Community means that we are empowering everyone we come into contact with, with the ability to have an influential impact on someone else.”