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2008 Speakers by Educational Track

The following is intended to provide an overview for the conference session speakers by track. Stay tuned – the program is updated daily!

Affordable Single and Multi-Family Housing

Heather LarsonHeather Larson
California Multifamily New Homes Program Manager
www.h-m-g.com/multifamily/cmfnh

Jeff Oberdorfer, AIA CDSJeff Oberdorfer, AIA CDS,
Executive Director, First Community Housing
www.firsthousing.com

Nehemiah StoneNehemiah Stone,
Director of DSM Implementation, KEMA Services, Inc.

Julieann SummerfordJulieann Summerford,
Associate Director of Implementation, Heschong Mahone Group, Inc.
www.h-m-g.com

Wayne WaiteWayne Waite,
Western Region Energy Advisor, US Department of Housing and Urban Development

Walker WellsWalker Wells,
AICP LEED AP, Global Green
www.globalgreen.org

Architecture & Design

Allison ArieffAllison Arieff,
Editor, Sunset Magazine and "By Design" Columnist, New York Times

Steve BishopSteve Bishop,
Sustainability Domain Lead, IDEO
www.ideo.com

Eric Corey FreedEric Corey Freed,
Principal, organicARCHITECT
www.organicarchitect.com

Michelle KaufmannMichelle Kaufmann,
Principal, Michelle Kaufmann Designs
www.mkd-arc.com

Michael Kloefkorn,
Co-chair Residential Green Building Advocacy Committee, USGBC Northern California Chapter

Piper Kujac,
Co-chair Residential Green Building Advocacy Committee, USGBC Northern California Chapter

Sarah SusankaSarah Susanka,
Author of The Not So Big House
www.notsobighouse.com

Chris WaughChris Waugh,
Practice Lead, Consumer Experience Design, IDEO
www.ideo.com

Building & Construction

Gordon CookeGordon Cooke,
Trainer & Marketing Specialist, Building Knowledge Inc.
www.buildingknowledge.net

Mark LaLiberteMark LaLiberte,
Building Specialist & Trainer, Building Knowledge
www.buildingknowledge.net

Todd Lukesh, LEED AP, CGBP, GPRTodd Lukesh, LEED AP, CGBP, GPR,
Sustainability Manager, Webcor Builders
www.webcor.com

Matt GoldenMatt Golden,
President, Sustainable Spaces
www.sustainablespaces.com

Debbie MackeyDebbie Mackey,
President, NARI of San Jose, Daniel Mackey Construction Incorporated

Bob MassaroBob Massaro,
CEO, Healthy Buildings Management Group, Inc.
www.healthybuildingsusa.com

Carl SevilleCarl Seville,
Principal, Seville Consulting
www.sevilleconsulting.com

Communities & Development

Allison ArieffAllison Arieff,
Editor, Sunset Magazine and "By Design" Columnist, New York Times

Economics of Green Building

Shyam KannanShyam Kannan,
Vice PresidentDirector of Research and Development, RCLCO
www.rclco.com

Hunter LovinsHunter Lovins,
Founder & President, Natural Capitalism Group
www.natcapsolutions.org

Energy Efficiency & Renewables

Panama BartholomyPanama Bartholomy,
Advisor to Chairperson Pfannenstiel, California Energy Comission
www.energy.ca.gov

Government & Policy

Panama BartholomyPanama Bartholomy,
Advisor to Commissioner Karen Douglas, California Energy Comission
www.energy.ca.gov

Cal BroomheadCal Broomhead,
Energy Manager, City of San Francisco
www.sfgov.org

Bob Chase,
Chief Building Official, City of Sacramento
www.cityofsacramento.org

Rich ChienRich Chien,
Residential Green Building Coordinator, SF Dept of the Environment
www.sfenvironment.org

Gil FriendGil Friend,
CEO, Natural Logic
www.natlogic.com

Richard Lyon,
Senior Advocate, California Building Industry Association
www.cbia.org

Dana Papke,
Senior Air Pollution Control Specialist and Green Building Lead, California Air Resources Board

Chris PykeChris Pyke,
Climate Change Team Lead, CTG Energetics
www.ctg-net.com/energetics/Default.aspx

Bob RaymerBob Raymer,
Senior Advocates, California Building Industry Association
www.cbia.org

Janill Richards,
Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General

Nick ZigelbaumNick Zigelbaum,
Energy Analyst, NRDC
www.nrdc.org

Healthy Building

Mary CordaroMary Cordaro,
President and Founder, H3Environmental
www.h3environmental.com

Leif Magnuson,
Pollution Prevention Coordinator, U.S. EPA Region IX, WST-7
www.epa.gov/region09/p2

Jennifer RobertsJennifer Roberts,
Author Of Good Green Kitchens
www.goodgreenhomes.com

Initiative Development

David DelgatoDavid Delgato,
Mars Public Engagement Outreach Coordinator, Imagine Mars Project JPL/NASA
www.jpl.nasa.gov, imaginemars.jpl.nasa.gov

Michael SammetMichael Sammet,
Sustainable Design Program Director, UC Berkeley Extension
www.unex.berkeley.edu/gogreen/

Innovation, Clean Tech & Idea Funding

Fahri DinerFahri Diner,
Managing Director, Sigma Partners
www.sigmapartners.com

Paul HollandPaul Holland,
General Partner, Foundation Capital
www.foundationcapital.com

Jim Robbins,
Executive Director, Environmental Business Cluster
www.environmentalcluster.org

Trae VassalloTrae Vassallo,
Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers
www.kpcb.com

Marketing & Branding Green

Celia CanfieldCelia Canfield,
Principal, Eco Vertex
www.ecovertex.blogspot.com

Gordon CookeGordon Cooke,
Trainer & Marketing Specialist, Building Knowledge Inc.
www.buildingknowledge.net

Sean DunnSean Dunn,
Partner/Account Executive, Groove 11
www.groove11.com

Mark LaLiberteMark LaLiberte,
Building Specialist & Trainer, Building Knowledge
www.buildingknowledge.net

Keynote

Chris JordanChris Jordan,
Photographer and Designer
www.chrisjordon.com

John KnottJohn Knott,
Managing Director/ CEO, The Noisette Company, LLC
www.noisettesc.com/res_noisetteco.html

Mayor Chuck ReedMayor Chuck Reed,
Mayor, San Jose
www.sanjoseca.gov/mayor

Sarah SusankaSarah Susanka,
Author of The Not So Big House
www.notsobighouse.com

David SuzukiDavid Suzuki,
Chair, David Suzuki Foundation
www.davidsuzuki.org

Stories from Luminaries

Allison ArieffAllison Arieff,
Editor, Sunset Magazine and "By Design" Columnist, New York Times

David Gottfried,
Co-Founder, USGBC
www.worldbuild.com

Patrick HayesRandy Hayes,
Senior Staff, IFG

Michelle KaufmannMichelle Kaufmann,
Principal, Michelle Kaufmann Designs
www.mkd-arc.com

Hunter LovinsHunter Lovins,
Founder & President, Natural Capitalism Group
www.natcapsolutions.org

Sarah SusankaSarah Susanka,
Author of The Not So Big House
www.notsobighouse.com

Sim Van der RynSim Van der Ryn
Principal, Van der Ryn Architects
www.ecodesign.org

Carol VenoliaCarol Venolia,
Architect and Director, Carol Venolia, Architect

Alex WilsonAlex Wilson,
Founder & President, Building Green, Inc.
www.buiildinggreen.com

Sustainable & New Business Strategies

Shyam KannanShyam Kannan,
Vice President Director of Research and Development, RCLCO
www.rclco.com

Technology & Materials

Mark Johnson, FAIAMark Johnson, FAIA,
Senior Manager of Architecture & Design Marketing, Whirlpool

Alex WilsonAlex Wilson,
Founder & President, Building Green, Inc.
www.buildinggreen.com

Peter YostPeter Yost,
Program Manager, Building Green, Inc.
www.buildinggreen.com

Water & Landscaping

Josiah CainJosiah Cain,
Landscape Architect and Ecological Designer, Rana Creek Living Architecture
www.ranacreek.com

Andrew MannleAndrew Mannle,
Senior Editor, Arcwire.org
www.arcwire.org

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