26 Nov '14, 10pm

A thoughtful piece from #USGBC CEO, @RickFedrizzi: "Sometimes it really does take a village"

A thoughtful piece from #USGBC CEO, @RickFedrizzi: "Sometimes it really does take a village"

I’m still basking the glow of our recent Greenbuild. What a tremendous event from every angle, and so many people to thank for making it so special. In that regard, a lot of things sometimes go on behind the scenes that we never get a chance to see, and people whose contributions might go unrecognized. So there are two I want to acknowledge personally. One person is Rick Schwolsky, who, among other things, led Hanley Wood’s engagement around the building of a sustainable showhome that got front-door billing at the convention center. Hanley Wood has long been the lead champion of sustainable residential building, none more so than Rick. When they decided they wanted to do the show home, they reached out to Steve Glenn and Living Homes to provide the house. What a great choice. Steve was one of the early adopters of the idea of sustainable homes, and has become noted for his...

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