Frederick Marks, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Six Sigma Green Belt, is currently a Visiting Scholar and Research Collaborator at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA. Mr. Marks has been a licensed architect for over twenty-five years and has a planning & design specialty in healthcare and laboratory science facilities. He holds degrees in architecture and business administration with a major in real estate & urban land economics. Mr. Marks is a founding Board member and President of the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture in San Diego, CA. He is a previous national AIA Board Knowledge Committee member, a current national AIA Convention Peer Reviewer, a current advisor to the national AIA Research Summits, and President of his local AIA California Chapter. Mr. Marks currently is an advisor to the National Institute of Building Sciences, to the Delos WELL Living Laboratory, to the national ASHRAE Standing Guideline Project Committee, and the Johns Hopkins University Mind/Brain Institute. He has been continuously directing the HDC Forum on Laboratory Planning & Design since 2001.