Senior Director, Business Education
John Shipman is Senior Director for Business Education, for Franklin Energy and is an active REALTOR®. Shipman is a nationally recognized thought leader in the practice of green real estate and green and environmental program innovation and a pioneer in training and mentoring of real estate professionals and contractors on green practices, resource-efficient homes, and energy efficiency. He has trained more than 3,000 real estate professionals in the practice of green real estate and green building fundamentals. In 2014, the National Association of REALTORS® awarded him its national Evergreen Award and named him its NAR Green Instructor of the Year. John holds his MS degree in Environmental Science with an emphasis on Society and the Environment.