The Willow School – phase 2, Bedminster, NJ. K-8 private school. Advanced regenerative design and curriculum development consulting to integrate the activities of the school with the watershed, community, and parents, 2004 - 2005
Sidwell Friends School, Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD. LEED and more advanced green design for multiple buildings and related master plan, curriculum development and fund raising consulting, 2004 - 2005
The Willow School, Bedminster, NJ. K-8 private school. Green consulting for treatment wetlands, soil regeneration, green building techniques, and integration of environmental thinking within the school’s curriculum, 2001 – 2003, LEED GOLD CERTIFIED
Ex’pression Center for New Media, Emeryville, CA. Environmental audit and recommendations for systematic improvement of the environmental performance of this 60,000 sf media education and training college. August 2000
Loreto Bay Master Plan, Loreto, BCS, Mexico. A 6,000 unit resort town with regenerative planning to revitalize the water and healthy diversity of the ecosystem that had devolved into a drylands over the last 300 years. 2004 thru 2014
Ft. Lauderdale, FL, a new 300 unit workforce housing development in the African American Community North East of the downtown. We facilitated a three day design charrette, commissioned by the Broward County Design Collaborative, to understand community concerns and align these concerns with an environmental design framework, May 2004
Sunrise Valley, St. George, UT, 350 unit workforce housing – design process using a deep understanding of the land and community to catalyze a regenerative process leading to greater community health, 2004 - 2005
Willow Springs, Arizona. Regenerative Design consulting with the Regenesis Group. This is a proposed 100,000-person new town to be located in a degraded desert area near Tucson. Work consists of developing a design strategy with the community to embrace cultural and natural system health. 2001 and on.
St Mary’s County, MD. Partner with the County Commissioners to design a program and funding solicitation for a two million dollar effort to analyze the environmental carrying capacity of this peninsula on the Chesapeake Bay. This research will be translated into new land use patterns for the various communities. New zoning principles and building codes are anticipated to result from this effort as well as indicators (metrics and benchmarks) for self-assessment in the future. 1999-2005
Sunnyslope Hamlet, Purcellville, VA. A 95-acre site originally zoned for 25 homes with three acres of land per home was redesigned as a hamlet of 30 homes covering a total of 20 acres. Green building design with New Urbanist street density, land restoration, land conservation, and an organic farm were integrated in this community. This includes the development of community sustainability guidelines and town, architectural, landscape and energy codes for the houses
The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Animal Care Facility, Advanced brownfield remediation and green building consulting resulting in the treatment of the existing toxins and upstream pollution on top of and around the building through phyto-remediation., with HCM architects 2001 - 2002
Gateway National Recreation Area., NYC, Northeast Region, National Park Service. Energy Consulting and Environmental Material selection for the 40,000 sf Ryan Visitor’s Center, Floyd Bennet Field, February 2000
Fort Baker, Golden Gate National Parks Association, San Francisco. Development of RFP criteria and charrette facilitation for determining green design standards. The Park is to be redesigned to function as a conference center. 1999
Northeast Region of the National Park Service. Process and Strategy Development for reaching defined Sustainability Targets. Acadia National Park, Statue of Liberty, Ft. McHenry, Gateway National Recreation Area. 1998-1999
Brattleboro Coop, Brattleboro, VT. A regenerative design approach to a cooperative grocery store demonstrated the value of bringing the food cycle back home to meet a truly local and long term sustainable approach to nutrition and local economy.
Tower II, 275,000 sf speculative office building, Rockville, MD. Advanced green building technologies including permaculture techniques and Sthapatya Veda were incorporated in the design of the site and building organization. 2002
Genzyme Corporation Headquarters, Boston, MA. LEED green building consulting, 2001 -2004, LEED PLATINUM CERTIFIED. A 350,000 sf office building with advanced features: Vertical urban space/atrium creating a transparent office environment and advanced daylighting – heliostat system, parital double skin, automatic glare control, operable windows. Behnisch, Behnisch and Partner, House and Robertson, and Turner Construction.
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Headquarters, Annapolis, MD, Peer Reviewer and coach for realizing the integrative design process. We introduced LEED to the design team and client and assisted them (with Ensar Group) to create a more cost optimized design. 1998, LEED PLATINUM CERTIFIED
Blair Park Apartments, 79 units. Low Rise and Mid Rise Apartments and Townhomes. Green Design Program Manager. The purpose of this work is to manage the members of the design, construction and development team to realize the most effective and cost beneficial building. 2001-2004, LEED CERTIFIED
The Landings, Berlin, MD. 350-unit housing project on the inland side of the Bay across from Assateague National Seashore, a 165-acre site with 80 acres of developable land. Designed to offer minimal environmental impact and a level of regenerative design. October 2000.
Green Design Consultant, Donald Zucker Company, New York City. Development of advanced green strategies and cost justification for a 240 unit apartment building for the Battery City Park Authority, March 2000
Cambridge Park Place Apartments, 311 units. High-rise building. Green Design Program Manager to Oaktree Green Development Corporation and Abbott Investments, LLC. The purpose of this work is to manage the members of the design, construction and development team to realize the most effective and cost beneficial building. 1999-2001
Consultant to Oaktree Development, Cambridge, MA to facilitate and train the investment, design and construction team in whole-system design with the focus on greening three large scale housing projects. 1998-1999
AES, Londonderry, NH. Design Consultant and Program Manager with Michael Singer, Inc to ‘green’ a new 720 MW co-generation power plant, help it reduce costs and develop synergies for the new Eco-Industrial Park where it is to be located. $3,000,000 in net present savings realized by demonstrating the effectiveness of natural water treatment technologies for the generation process. 1999-2000
LEED Green Building Rating System implementation. Consultant to the US Green Building Council and the Department of Energy for the evaluation and development of the business plan, the marketing plan and the training process.
Consultant to Husky Injection Molding, Toronto, Ontario. Hired by this billion dollar corporation in 1997 to perform an overall environmental audit, education and recommendations for reducing Husky’s environmental footprint throughout the world. Resulted in the potential of $25 million in net present value savings. Production-process, green building, and site sustainability issues were considered.
Consultant to the Passive Solar Industries Council and US Navy Facilities Engineering Command. Condensing the Navy’s energy and environmental guidelines into a “Whole Systems Building Design Guideline.”