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Recognized as an Accredited Professional
« on: July 28, 2011, 10:51:26 am »
How can you be recognized as an accredited professional?

LEED Professional Accreditation distinguishes building professionals with the knowledge and skills to successfully steward the LEED certification process. LEED Accredited Professionals (LEED APs) have demonstrated a thorough understanding of green building practices and principles and the LEED Rating System. (information taken from

The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI), established in January 2008, provides third-party project certification and professional credentials recognizing excellence in green building performance and practice. GBCI administers project certification for commercial and institutional buildings and tenant spaces under the U.S. Green Building Council?s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED?) Green Building Rating Systems? addressing new construction and ongoing operations. GBCI also manages the professional credentialing programs based upon the LEED Rating Systems including the LEED Green Associate and LEED AP credentials.

See for more information regarding requirements to sit for the exam.

AIP-OD has LEED AP members on staff: Krista Nutter, Mary Kerdasha and Lauren Liebler.  AIP-OD also has LEED Green Associates on staff:  Sheila McLain, Carla Viar, Donna Pennella, and Liz Thompson.