James (Jay) Kline is a Product Owner and Developer for NIBS where he directly supports the federal sector in creating programs to leverage and implement building technology for higher quality, safer, more affordable, and more sustainable living and mission success. Jay has provided Building Information Modeling (BIM) and technology innovation business strategy in excess of ten years, with focuses in system interconnectivity, data infrastructure, BIM adoption and maturity, BIM programming, training, and MEP engineering. His experience in developing agency-specific technical training programs has empowered individuals to work efficiently and influentially in their role in the AEC industry. Jay holds a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering and a Minor in Military Studies from The Pennsylvania State University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer, certified Lighting Designer, and continues to learn and grow through memberships to multiple industry organizations focused on leadership, technology, and engineering.