Stih is the author of the classic book, Healthy Living Spaces: Top 10 Hazards Affecting Your Health. He has been interviewed on over 100 radio and T.V. shows. His book has been a best-seller on Amazon.com.

Stih was hired by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) to develop and teach courses on selecting healthy building materials including: Indoor Air Quality- It’s More than Mold. How to Design & Build Homes that are Green and Healthy.

His company has had offices in three states: Arizona, Oregon and New Mexico.

Stih’s experience with environmental testing dates back to 1978 when, as teenagers, he and his brothers founded Sun Laboratories. In 2010 he studied at the McCrone Research Institute in Chicago. From 2012-2014 Stih partnered with Los Alamos National Laboratories (LANL) on studies.

Stih studied construction at Yavapai College in Prescott, Arizona with field work building homes for Habitat for Humanity.

Stih was hired by the Dyson corporation as an expert the help them provide consumers with tips on how to alleviate allergy and asthma symptoms.

Stih is the Chapter Director for the Santa Fe Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA).

In addition to his book, Stih has written numerous articles for magazines and newspapers. Stih was a contributing author to, Prescriptions for a Healthy House (New Society Press, 2008).

Wanting to learn more about medicine, Stih went back to college and was a Certified Nursing Assistant in the State of Arizona in 1998.

His clients have included state and local governments, municipalities, pueblos, colleges and universities, schools, insurance companies, real estate companies, ski resorts, banks, hotels, health clubs, spas, art galleries, doctors offices, hospitals, shopping malls, restaurants, police and fire stations and the homes of many famous authors, actors, and sports celebrities.

Expert Witness Testimony - Depositions Taken

Expert Witness Testimony - Court Appearances

Expert Witness Testimony - Other Appearances

Expert Witness Testimony - Relevant Training

Subpoenas Received Other than Depositions and Testimony Noted Above

In the News

Mr. Stih lectures about indoor air quality, environmental hazards and mold, has written numerous books and articles and is frequently interviewed by various media outlets as an expert on related topics.


Partial List of Green-related Articles in Print


Partial List of Television Interviews

Partial List of Print Media Interviews

Partial List of Radio Interviews (Stih has done 100+ radio interviews internationally)

Partial List of Green-related Speaking Engagements

Green-related courses Designed & Taught for Professionals Requiring Continuing Education

Relevant Trainings, Continuing Education, Courses and Seminars Attended

o   A Systematic Approach to Examining the Building Envelope (and) Should You Really Believe the Instruments?
o   Building Pressures Generated by Ambient Sources
o   Case Study: Rapid Assessment Strategies for Expediting Remediation in a Hospital Environment
o   Excess Humidity in Buildings - Building Pressure and Equipment Performance
o   Green Building Rating Systems and Standards: How Do They Impact the Indoor Environment?
o   IAQ for LEED and Beyond
o   The Summit for Healthy Home & Healthy Building Professionals (Part 1)

·       Maine Indoor Air Quality Council, Annual Conference, Augusta, Maine, 2011. Various seminars attended including:

o   IAQ in Wood Burning Homes, Presented by Daniel Martinez, Ph.D., University of Southern Maine
o   Investigating Strange Building Odors, Presented by Jeffrey May, May Indoor Investigations, MA
o   Building for the Environmentally Sensitive

o   Legally Defensible Combustion By-Products Analysis Associated with Wildfire Investigations

o   Environmental Allergy Scans: It May More Than Mold
o   Investigating Odors
o   Identifying and Assessing Information About Flame Retardant Chemicals, Including the Effects and “Everyday” Sources of Exposure.
o   Sustainable Home Health: An Integrated Approach to Address Mold-Related Indoor Air Quality and Illness.
o   ISIAQ / Healthy Buildings Update
o   The “New” Concept in Collecting and Interpreting Airborne Mold Samples
o   Legally Defensible Data for Airborne Fungal Spore Count
o   Asbestos: Debunking Myths, Spreading Truths & Sharing Advice for the Real World
o   Sustainable Construction - IAQ Obstacles during New Building Construction
o   Spray Polyurethane Foam Remediation: Needs, Challenges and Opportunities
o   Benefits and Costs of Building Ventilation
o   Defining Clean and Green

o   Finally, the Truth About Condensation. Presented by the Dow Chemical Corporation.

Professional Certifications Held

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

College Education


Partial List of Commercial Clients

New Mexico

  • The State of New Mexico - NM Aging and Long-Term Services Department
  • The State of New Mexico - Children, Youth and Families Department
  • Santa Fe County Fire Department
  • College of Santa Fe
  • The University of New Mexico
  • City of Albuquerque
  • Rio Arriba County Housing Authority, Ojo Caliente
  • New Mexico Museum of Art
  • City of Espanola
  • Village of Questa
  • Traveler’s Insurance
  • Chub Insurance
  • Santa Fe County
  • Pueblo of Nambe
  • Bank of America
  • The Town of Taos
  • Tesuque Pueblo
  • Santa Fe Public Schools
  • The Burrito Company
  • Santa Fe Art Institute
  • Downtown Day Spa
  • Rainbow Vision
  • I-25 Studios
  • Double Take
  • Harris Consultants, LLC
  • Rotech Healthycare Inc, Risk Management
  • Santa Fe Realty Partners
  • Angel Fire Ski Resort
  • Ski Taos
  • Massage Envy
  • Cafe Pasqual’s
  • Academy for the Love of Learning
  • La Fonda Hotel Santa Fe
  • La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa
  • Colfax County Court House, Raton
  • La Familia Medical Center
  • Jemez Valley Credit Union
  • Del Norte Credit Union
  • American Home, Albuquerque
  • Waxlander Gallery, Santa Fe
  • Weaving Southwest, Taos
  • Rocky Mountain Youth Corps
  • Rio Grande Rehabilitation, Inc.


  • Esperanza Shelter
  • Downey Gallery
  • Sangre De Cristo Racquet Club
  • John G. Rehders, General Contractors, Inc.
  • RDS Environmental (Colorado)
  • Home Builders of Los Alamos
  • Casanova Construction
  • Casas de Santa Fe
  • Modern Business Products
  • Rowland Builders, Inc
  • Luna Luz Properties LLC
  • New Concepts Gallery
  • Borrego Construction, Inc.
  • Tennis Ranch of Taos (Quail Ridge)
  • Ridgeway Construction
  • Allstate Insurance Company
  • Developers Diversified
  • Nirmala Ganapathy
  • ZC Sterling
  • Kabana Inc
  • El Monte Sagrado, LP
  • Level5
  • Kemper Auto and Home Insurance
  • Azhar’s Oriental Rugs
  • Quail Run
  • SVH SupportCo & SupportCo Properties LLC
  • Allergy Partners NM
  • El Bosque Builders LLC
  • Robert Farrell Builders Inc.
  • Loyd & Associates Architects
  • Prudential Santa Fe Real Estate
  • Rancho Viejo
  • Professional Building Inspections
  • High Desert Health Care & Massage
  • Ossorgin Construction
  • Valdez de la O & Associates
  • 315 Restaurant & Wine Bar
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company
  • Environmental Construction & Safety Services, Inc.
  • 4-Star Property Management
  • Proctor Property Management Inc.
  • Wells Fargo
  • Did some testing and consulting for the movie, “Moldy”.