Peter Larson

Business Development


Education: B.S. Biological Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Certifications & Licenses: Professional Engineer (Mechanical); Certified Energy Manager (CEM); Project Management Professional (PMP).
Experience: 14 years as both an owner, contractor and engineer, working in the education, industrial, and healthcare sectors.

Career Summary

Peter joined Optimized Systems after more than 14 years of working in the industrial, healthcare, and educational sectors, as both a contractor and owner’s rep.  He has planned and managed projects of all sizes, and complexity—from chillers and air handlers to VFD’s and thermostats. He is a high energy guy with low energy project objectives.


Peter is an active husband and father.  His hobbies include officiating college men’s basketball games, golfing and running—keeping him in shape for the workouts his two young sons give him.  Otherwise, you may find him traveling or checking out a new restaurant.