LEED Fellows are LEED Professionals at the top of their fields in green building design, engineering and development
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (November 2018) – Rivion is pleased to announc that Dave Hubka, Director of Program Development, has been named a 2018 LEED Fellow by the Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). This year’s 25 LEED Fellows are exceptional practitioners and leaders within the green building community, and have demonstrated mastery of the technical application of LEED, the world’s most widely used green building rating system.
“As LEED continues to evolve and push the market, so too do the dedicated leaders, experts, innovative thinkers and dynamic people who make up this class of LEED Fellows,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and GBCI. “Being named a LEED Fellow signifies you are part of an elite leadership group in the green building industry. Each member of this year’s LEED Fellow class plays a significant role in propelling the green building movement forward while continuing to advance our mission of green buildings for all.”
The LEED Fellow program was established in 2011 to recognize outstanding LEED APs who have demonstrated exceptional impact with LEED in key mastery elements related to technical knowledge and skill; a history of exemplary leadership in LEED; significant contributions in teaching, mentoring, or research with proven outcomes; and a history of highly impactful commitment, service, and advocacy for LEED.
LEED Fellows are nominated by their peers and must have made at least 10 years’ worth of exceptional impact on LEED and hold an active LEED AP with specialty credential, among other requirements. The evaluation process includes extensive portfolio review and is carried out by the LEED Fellow Evaluation Committee and supported by GBCI.
The recipients will be honored at the 2018 USGBC Leadership Awards Reception at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo taking place Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Chicago.
About Green Business Certification Inc.
GBCI is the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally. Established in 2008, GBCI exclusively administers project certifications and professional credentials and certificates within the framework of the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating systems, as well as the PEER standard for power systems, the WELL building standard, the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES), Parksmart, EDGE (Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies), TRUE Zero Waste certification, Investor Confidence Project (ICP) for energy efficiency retrofits and the GRESB benchmark, which is used by institutional investors to improve the sustainability performance of the global property sector.
Rivion is committed to improving building performance with energy and sustainability solutions that reduce operating costs, increase asset value and create healthy environments. Rivion’s experienced, dedicated team has a history of successful projects across the globe. A holistic approach enables the Rivion team to leverage their fundamental knowledge of buildings and building operations with the latest in energy and sustainability technologies and methods. This approach is designed to produce early and ongoing value for clients, making sure their assets run as efficiently and intelligently as possible.