TJ Hinz

Senior Specialist


University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
B.A.S. Construction Management - 2009

Registrations and Certifications

OSHA 30-hour Safety Training: Construction Safety and Health

Areas of Expertise

Building Enclosure Consulting
Exterior Cladding and Façades
Curtain Wall & Storefronts
Air, Thermal, Water and Vapor Barrier
Electronic Leak Detection Testing for Roofing, Waterproofing, and Traffic Coatings


As a specialist, TJ provides a wide range of building enclosure consulting services, including building performance testing, quality assurance field observations related to exterior enclosure systems, design and specification peer review.

Prior to joining the Pie team, TJ gained valuable building enclosure knowledge by working for 10 years as a project manager in a large curtain wall and architectural metal panel company. His expertise is in detailing of building enclosure systems and ensuring compliance of installed components in the field with the design intent and performance requirements.