Bob Persechini is a Principal of RDK Engineers, one of the region’s leading building systems engineering firms. He is responsible for overseeing much of RDK’s business, production and engineering activities within the Boston office.
A native of Boston, Bob hold degrees in Civil/Structural Engineering and HVAC Technology. A mechanical engineer with over 35 years of experience in the building industry, Bob has managed and designed HVAC systems for hundreds of commercial, institutional, residential, retail and industrial projects nationally and internationally. Throughout his career, he has played a leadership role in implementing new technologies such as ice storage, underfloor air distribution, geothermal and photovoltaic systems.
He is very active within ASHRAE and has served as President of the Boston Chapter, which recognized his many contributions to the organization with a Membership Achievement Award, Presidential Award of Excellence, and an induction into the Hall of Fame in 2010.
Bob is actively involved in giving back to the community. He is a Faculty Lecturer and Instructor at Northeastern University and a member of the Faculty Advisory Board at both Blue Hills Technical High School and Massasoit Community College in Canton, MA and has served on the Abington, MA Building Committee.