Theresa Pistochini

R&D Engineering Manager

530.752.3262 | tepistochini@ucdavis.edu

Theresa Pistochini is the Engineering Manager at the UC Davis Western Cooling Efficiency Center (WCEC) with 10 years of experience in applied research in energy efficiency in buildings, primarily in the areas of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC). Theresa led the development and construction of the WCEC's HVAC testing laboratory in 2013. In addition to research activities, Theresa leads a project producing video training materials for the HVAC portions of Title 24 Building Energy Efficiency Standards. Theresa provides technical management for the WCEC staff, reviewing project progress including experimental plans, analyses, results, and publications. Theresa earned her M.S. degree from UC Davis and is a registered professional mechanical engineer in California.