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Make a difference! Life as a #LEED volunteer for the Location & Planning Technical Advisory Group.

Make a difference! Life as a #LEED volunteer for the Location & Planning Technical Advisory Group.

The application period for new LEED committee members is open through August 31, 2017. In honor of that, USGBC is bringing you stories and perspectives from members of the various LEED committees. Marilyn Specht is a Sustainability Consultant with the Integral Group and Charalampos Giannikopoulos is a Senior Sustainable Development Consultant with DCarbon. They both currently serve on the Location and Planning (LP) Technical Advisory Group (TAG). What does your Technical Advisory Group do? CG: The LP TAG provides a consistent source of technical advice with regard to credits improvement and supporting tool development in the respective field of interest. MS: We help review and write credit updates, changes to Location and Transportation credits and related topics, like Neighborhood Development. How much time do you dedicate to working on the LP TAG? CG: Approximately 10 ho...

Full article: https://www.usgbc.org/articles/life-leed-volunteer-locati...

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