Chris Forth

Chris Forth

Vice President Regulatory, Codes & Environmental Affairs, Ducted Systems at Johnson Controls

Chris Forth is a HVAC industry veteran with over 30 years of experience, who has worked in engineering, product management and most recently the regulatory and codes space as the Vice President of Regulatory, Codes & Environmental Affairs for the Ducted Systems division of Johnson Controls. Forth is heavily involved in industry codes and standards development, as well as industry advocacy efforts to facilitate the safe transition to low-GWP refrigerants at the state, federal and international levels. Forth currently serves on multiple committees and boards, including the Air-conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI), the Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy and the State Chamber of Oklahoma, where he is based. Forth graduated from Oklahoma State University with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in engineering and engineering management.