Principal Research Engineer, CIS
Allison Rutter consults with architects, building owners, contractors and communities on various energy efficiency projects, with an emphasis on green building design and deep cost savings. Formerly of Rocky Mountain Institute, Allison has worked on projects ranging from community centers in Hawaii to the Empire State Building.
She is a former member of RMI's LEED Certification Team, which reviewed and approved LEED projects for the United States Green Building Council. In addition to her role at CIS, Allison is a Resource Efficiency Manager working with Naval Facilities Engineering Command Marianas and also works independently with building professionals in Micronesia and beyond.
Allison received her Professional Engineering license from the state of Colorado, holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Portland, and is a LEED Accredited Professional.
Head Coach, Women's Volleyball
Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, Sablan has coached volleyball around the world. In the past few years, she’s served as a youth coach at Kadena Air Force Base in Okinawa, head junior varsity coach at McKinley High School in Hawaii, and the girls’ head coach for Club Makai Wahine under-17 team in Silver Springs, North Carolina.
Sablan also has a long history of playing volleyball, competing for Team Guam internationally in Hong Kong, Cook Islands, Spain, and Papua New Guinea—ultimately winning a gold medal in 2013 at the Olympic qualifier match in Sydney, Australia.
Sablan received an Associate’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Asia, and holds a level one coaching certification from the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB).