20 Jun '14, 8pm
Build It Green's CEO, Catherine Merschel, announces she will retire @ end of 2014. She will be missed! #GreenBuilding
Dear Friends and Supporters of Build It Green: Following a successful six-year tenure as CEO of Build It Green (BIG), Catherine Merschel has announced that she will retire in December 2014. Merschel led BIG with a passionate vision to create a more sustainable world where homes are built to support the health and vitality of people and the natural environment. That vision guided her throughout her lengthy career, with 30 years in the affordable housing world in executive management positions, to her ultimate position of Executive Director at Build It Green. Under her leadership, BIG achieved strength, stability, and strategic focus: We survived the economic downturn that devastated the building industry and emerged as a thriving, innovative organization. The organization also made great strides towards transforming the market for green homes, helping building professionals...