Speakers

Meet the 2018 Speakers

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Jane Abernathy

Sustainability Officer Humanscale
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Kim Adams

Founder Triskele Collaborative
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Julia Africa

Biophilic Design & Wellness Consultant
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Susanne Angarano

Principal Ashley McGraw Architects DPC
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Craig Applegath

Principal DIALOG
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Katie Augsburger

Principal Consultant CONNECTED Consulting
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Robert Aumer

Senior Associate Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
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Jessie Banhazl

Founder Green City Growers
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Robin Bass

[e] Team Lead, Real Estate and Workplace Services Google
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Amelia Baxter

CEO Whole Trees Structures
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Grayce Bentley

CEO Healing Hues LLC
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Evan Benway

Director of Product & Product Owner, Habitat Soundscaping Plantronics
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Shannon Benya

Project Engineer Construction for Change
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Kathy Berg

Partner ZGF Architects
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Annie Bevan

Sustainability Projects Manager Superior Essex
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Sonja Bochart

Principal Shepley Bulfinch
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Alex Boetzel

Director of Operations Green Hammer
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N. Tristian Bounds

R&D Engineer Orenco Systems Inc.
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Matthew Broderick

Principal Ashley McGraw Architects DPC
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Fred Brown

President + CEO Homewood Children's Village
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Jessie Buckmaster

Assistant Project Manager Hathaway Dinwiddie
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Josiah Cain

Director of Innovation Sherwood Design Engineers
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Elizabeth Freeman Calabrese

Principal Architect Calabrese Architects, Inc
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Terry Campbell

Director of Business Development Sustainable Northwest Wood
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Allison Capen

Living Building Challenge Technical Director International Living Future Institute
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Majora Carter

Revitalization Strategy Consultant, Peabody Award-Winning Broadcaster
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Mary Casey

Director, Social Infrastructure HKA
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Nori Catabay

Project Program Manager King County Green Tools
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Joel Cesare

Sustainable Building Advisor City of Santa Monica
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Stephen Choi

Executive Director Living Future Australia
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Peggy Chu

Biomimicry Professional Peggy Chu Biomimicry Consulting
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Christina Cianfrani

Associate Professor of Hydrology Hampshire College
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Naomi Cole

Director of Certification + Innovation EcoDistricts
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Yolanda Cole

Senior Principal Hickok Cole Architects
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James Connelly

Vice President, Products + Strategic Growth International Living Future Institute
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Andrea Cooper

Declare Manager International Living Future Institute
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Jennifer Cooper-Sabo

West Coast Landscape Practice Lead Perkins+Will
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Brian Court

AIA, Partner The Miller Hull Partnership
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Geoffrey Cox

Intern Architect DIALOG
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Heidi Creighton

Associate BurroHappold Engineering
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Patricia Culley

Senior Associate Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
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Ridhi D’Cruz

Co-Executive Director City Repair Project
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Kena David

Sustainability Manager BCCI Construction
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Mary Davidge

Director of Global Design, Real Estate, and Workplace Services Google Inc
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Camas Davis

Founder Portland Meat Collective
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Luc Deckinga

Digital Practice Manager Perkins+Will
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Sarah Deumling

Founder Zena Forest
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Ryan Dick

Founder & COO GIGA
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Mary Dickinson

Senior Associate Perkins+Will
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Becca Dobosh

Project Interior Designer SERA Architects
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Kristen Dotson

Sustainability Services Director The Miller Hull Partnership
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Yianni Doulis

Architect Yianni Doulis Architecture Studio & Wild Good Farm
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Erica Dunn

Director of Design Green Hammer
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Jamie Dwyer

Principal Biomimicry 3.8
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Tim Eddy

President Hennebery Eddy Architects
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David Eisenberg

Co-Founder Development Center for Appropriate Technology
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Mohamed ElSheikh

Associate Harley Ellis Deveraux
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Tiffany Elston

Global Director, People Department Integral Group
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Gregory Fischer

Design Director, IDEAS wHY
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Jason Forney

Principal Bruner/Cott Architects
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Viviana Frank

Principal Frank Architects, Inc
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Roger Frechette

Managing Principal Interface Engineering
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Jeff Frost

Project Manager Brightworks Sustainability
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Joanna Gangi

Communications Specialist - Equity and Community Engagement Puget Sound Clean Air Agency
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Sravya Garladenne

Urban Designer SERA Architects
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Joshua Gassman

Senior Associate Lord Aeck Sargent
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Christopher Gerrick

Principal Olson Kundig
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Martin Glastra van Loon

Senior Urban Designer SERA Architects
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David Goldberg

President Mithun
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Jolene Goldsmith

Director of HR + Operations stok
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Ozzie Gonzalez

Director of Diversity & Inclusion Howard S Wright
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Christopher Gorthy

Principal DPR Construction
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Cat Goughnour

Principal Radix Consulting Group, LLC
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Deirdre Grace

Community Engagement Manager King Conservation District
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Steve Gross

Associate/Senior Energy Analyst Interface Engineering
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Laura Guderyahn

Ecologist Portland Parks & Recreation
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Deb Guenther

Partner Mithun
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Janna Hafer

Co-Founder High Plains Architects
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Randy Hafer

Founder High Plains Architects
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Aimi Hamraie

Director, Mapping Access Project Vanderbilt University
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Amira Ayoub Hassan

Architect/Sustainability Consultant TREE
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Judith Heerwagen

Affiliate Research Associate Professor, Architecture University of Washington
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Elizabeth Heider

Chief Sustainability Officer Skanska
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Sarah Heinicke

Executive Director Lloyd Ecodistrict
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Jason Heinrich

Intern Architect DIALOG
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Daniel Hellmuth

Principal Hellmuth + Bicknese Architects
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Chris Hellstern

Living Building Challenge Services Director The Miller Hull Partnership
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Josh Henretig

Senior Director of Environmental Sustainability Microsoft
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Karina Hershberg

Electrical Engineer PAE
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Shawn Hesse

Community Engagement Manager International Living Future Institute
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Sarah Hews

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Hampshire College
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Rex Hohlbein

Principal BLOCK Architects
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Tom Hootman

Performance + Design Innovation Lead MKK Consulting Engineers
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Nancy Hulsey

Sustainable Materials Consultant
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Zaheen Hussain

Sustainability Coordinator Millvale Borough
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Anna Huttel

Certification Manager Salmon-Safe
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Nicole Isle

Chief Sustainability Strategist Glumac
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Philip Ivey

Sustainability Specialist Milliken & Company
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Francis Janes

JUST Manager International Living Future Institute
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Hormoz Janssens

Managing Principal Interface Engineering
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Michelle Jeresek

Owner Ivon Street Studio
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Jason Jewhurst

Principal Bruner/Cott Architects
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Amy Johns

Director, Zilkha Center for Environmental Initiatives Williams College
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Mike Johnson

Director of Sustainability 3form
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Paula Kehoe

Director of Water Resources SFPUC
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Johnna Keller

Sustainability Manager M+A Architects
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Charles Kelley

Principal Urban Designer ZGF Architects
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Michelle Kelly

Manufacturer's Representative DIRRT Environmental Solutions
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Dan Kent

Co-Founder Salmon-Safe
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Kenner Kingston

President Arch Nexus
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Michael Klement

Principal Architectural Resource, LLC
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Jenn LaFreniere

Principal BLOCK Architects
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Mark Lakeman

Creative Director City Repair Project
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Pat Lando

Executive Director Recode
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Sara Lappano

Managing Principal Integral Group
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Scott Leavengood

Director Oregon State University, Oregon Wood Innovation Center
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Andrew Lee

Project Manager Architecture 2030
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Tom Lent

Policy Director Healthy Building Network
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Amanda Levesque

Strategist Lens Strategy
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Monica Lewis-Patrick

Co-Founder We the People
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Brad Liljequist

Zero Energy Director International Living Future Institute
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Rachelle Macur

Sustainable Design Consultant Group14 Engineering
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Kristen Magnuson

Sustainable Design Consultant stok
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Tahmina Martelly

Program Manager World Relief Seattle
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Esteban Matheus

Architect DIALOG
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Tim McGee

Biophilic Design Manager International Living Future Institute
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David Mead

Building Performance Specialist PAE
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Greg Mella

Vice President SmithGroup JJR
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Nicole Miller

Managing Director Biomimicry 3.8
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Pamela Mischen

Associate Professor Binghamton University
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Dale Mikkelsen

Vice President, Development SFU Community Trust
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Colleen Mitchell

Senior Engineer Herrera
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Jimmy Mitchell

Director of Project Solutions Living Building at Georgia Tech Skanska USA Building
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Mariam Mojdehi

Architect Frederick Fisher and Partners
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Christine Mondor

Principal evolveEA
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Raul Moreno

Senior Project Manager US General Services Administration
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Pete Munoz

Senior Engineer Biohabitats
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Jim Newman

Principal Linnean Solutions
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Jim Nicolow

Principal Lord Aeck Sargent
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Kathleen O’Brien

Executive Director The EMERGE Leadership Project
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Amanda Oborne

Vice President, Food & Farms Ecotrust
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Tater Ortiz

Chief CBPO US Customs and Border Protection
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William Paddock

Managing Director WAP Sustainability Consulting
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Julian Parsley

Associate Principal BuroHappold Engineering
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Bharat Patel

Principal of Engineering Harley Ellis Deveraux
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Raj Patel

Writer, Activist, Academic
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Greta Perry

Vice President MGAC
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Kol Peterson

Owner Caravan - The Tiny House Hotel
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Lisa Petterson

Principal SRG Partnership
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Richard Piacentini

Executive Director Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
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Matt Piccone

Senior Job Captain SERA Architects
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Rick Piccolo

Senior Designer DIALOG
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Margaret Price

Director of Disability Studies Program Ohio State University
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Tom Puttman

President + CEO Puttman Infrastructure
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Sean Quinn

Sustainable Design Leader HOK
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Steven Rainville

Principal Olson Kundig
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Dave Ramslie

Principal Integral Group
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Kirk Rea

Co-Executive Director City Repair Project
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Bill Reed

Principal Regenesis Group
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Max Richter

Senior Architect Perkins+Will
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Gabrielle Riley

Associate Designer ZGF Architects
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Ron Rochon

Managing Partner The Miller Hull Partnership
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Mark Roddy

Vice President SmithGroup JJR
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Anne Rogers

Georgia Institute of Technology, Office of Campus Sustainability Associate Director
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Steven Roof

Dean of Natural Science Hampshire College
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Ethan Rose

Creative Director Parallel Studio
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Anna Rosenblum

Project Manager evolveEA
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Erin Rovalo

Senior Principal Biomimicry 3.8
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Juan Rovalo

Principal In Site
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Megan Ritchie Saffitz

Certification Director International Living Future Institute
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Vikram Sami

Director of Building Performance Olson Kundig
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Jackie Santa Lucia

Project Architect Hacker
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Lane Selman

Agricultural Researcher Oregon State University, Culinary Breeding Network
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Drew Shula

Founder + Principal Verdical Group
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Robert Simmons

Principal Shepley Bulfinch
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Kristin Slavin

Project Architect PATH Architecture
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Stacy Smedley

Director of Sustainability Skanska USA Building
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Kathleen Smith

VP, Living Building Challenge International Living Future Institute
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Rueben Smith

Vice Chancellor, Facilities, Planning + Construction City College of San Francisco
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Erica Spiritos

Mass Timber Specialist Structurlam Mass Timber Coproration
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Patti Southard

Program Manager King County Green Tools
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Pauline Souza

Director of Sustainability WRNS Studio
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Jessica Stanley

Project Engineer Sherwood Design Engineers
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Justin Stenkamp

Senior Associate PAE Engineers
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Amanda Sturgeon

CEO International Living Future Institute
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Prem Sundharam

Global Sustainability Leader DLR Group
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Shilpa Surana

Energy Analyst Brightworks Sustainability
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Phaedra Svec

Director of Regenerative Design McLennan Design
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Melissa Tatro

Urban Agriculture Program Manager King Conservation District
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Jane Toner

Founder Biomimicry Australia
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Andrea Traber

Senior Principal Integral Group
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Elizabeth Torres

Social Responsibility Strategy Coordinator Bioconstrucción y Energía Alternativa
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Chris Trott

Partner and Head of Sustainability Foster + Partners
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Alicia Daniels Uhlig

Living Community Challenge + Policy Director International Living Future Institute
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Matthew VanSweden

Integrative Designer Catalyst Partners
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Isaac Vergun

Climate Activist
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Miko Vergun

Climate Activist
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ML Vidas

Founder Vidas Architecture
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Amy Vigneux

Director of Sustainable Building Solutions ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions
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Kirstin Weeks

Associate ARUP
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Tim Weller

Manager of Codes Standards & Sustainability Allegion
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Dan Wenk

Superintendent Yellowstone National Park
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Heather White

President + CEO Yellowstone Forever
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Kath Williams

President Kath Williams & Associates
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Mike Williams

Principal RWDI
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Terry Tempest Williams

Conservationist, Advocate for Free Speech, and Author of Refuge
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Jason Wirick

Director of Facilities and Sustainability Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
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Simon Xia

GM, China Vertex
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Joe Zazzera

Founding Principal Plant Solutions