2024 40 Under 40: Paul Foerth, PE, CEM, 35

Associate, Senior Project Engineer, H2M architects + engineers; BS, Messiah College

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer May 13, 2024

Foerth is an esteemed professional whose journey at H2M architects + engineers epitomizes dedication, innovation and technical prowess. Foerth has made significant contributions that extend to notable clients, where he spearheads building renovation projects with meticulous attention to detail. He has vast experience in the real estate market, specifically with assisted living facilities. He has designed the HVAC systems at over 10 assisted living facilities throughout the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. These systems have varied from standalone air conditioning units to multiple air conditioning systems to hot water boiler plants for multizone systems. Foerth’s passion for the energy field and commitment to maximize efficiency remains strong. He continuously engages in energy analyses, helping clients choose optimal mechanical systems. His inventive approach is evident in the diverse projects, from HVAC designs to complex utility regulations. Recognized for his outstanding character and professional achievements, Foerth’s promotion and involvement in H2M’s mentorship program underscore his indispensable role within the company. His leadership shines through in every project he undertakes. Beyond his technical prowess, Foerth’s passion for community service is remarkable. Active in local philanthropic endeavors and his church, where he leads the parking team, he embodies a commitment to positively impacting the lives of those around him. He also is an avid sports enthusiast, having played college baseball. He enjoys going to the gym and playing sports with his friends and enjoys writing music in his spare time.