An accomplished professional specializing in sustainable building design, construction and the management of strategic sustainability initiatives, he is most inspired by the opportunities that emerge when addressing challenges through a lens of sustainability.
His experience spans strategic planning for sustainability, the development and management of sustainability initiatives, and the development of reporting for environmental metrics. John is a process champion with the ability to bring together disparate stakeholders around a common vision, goals and strategies by drawing on cost effectiveness, current market trends, and technological feasibility. His approach has proved successful in facilitating interdisciplinary design processes for large private, federal and institutional buildings and campuses.
John's professional focus has been on health in the built environment, from air quality through materials health and transparency, active design and biophilia. To that end, he is one of the first RESET ASPs, serves on the HPDC Technical Committee, is a trained Living Building Challenge auditor on behalf of ILFI, and promotes health through his roles as a Fitwel Ambassador and WELL Faculty. With John's support, both design team and manufacturer clients are able to navigate the healthy materials and transparency landscape including HPDs, the LBC Red List and leading product libraries and tools.