Welcome to the South Sound Chapter of the Northwest EcoBuilding Guild!
The South Sound Chapter has a new Calendar of Education Events, proudly presented by our new Board of Directors.
"We are excited to serve the members of the Guild in Thurston, Pierce, Lewis, and Mason counties. We are reaching out to an extended group to re-engage and energize the South Sound EcoBuilding Community!"
- Steve Abercrombie, Board President
GUILD MONTHLY MEETING
Living Roofs and Living Walls: Bridging Human Habitat and Ecosystem Building
With Jennifer Stone, Nations Roof NW
Tuesday, April 22, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
MIXX 96 Community Room, 119 Washington St NE, Olympia
6:30: Enjoy light refreshments and network; 7:00: Program begins
Join the NW Ecobuilding Guild for a presentation on this growing industry that is making cities around the work more beautiful, efficient, cool, clean and green.
We will learn some basics about Green Roofing, the benefits, the "Green Factor" requirement in Seattle, roofing energy codes in WA and more.
Jennifer Stone has been in the Green Roofing and Horticulture Industry for the past 10 years. She has worked as V.P. for an interiorscape company with interior plants, living walls and clients across the West Coast focused on indoor air quality issues. She is now working for Nations Roof NW, who is the 3rd largest Roofing Contractor in North America, as the Director of Sales and growing the Green Roof Business here on the West Coast. Jennifer is a Green Roof Professional (GRP). This is a designation given after study and passing testing through Green Roofs for Healthy Cities. Her education includes sales and marketing, stormwater management, horticulture, LEED Green Associate, design, construction and green building.
For more information about the Nations Roof project of the week for GreenRoofs.com: www.greenroofs.com/projects/pview.php?id+1609
Find out about our upcoming meetings, classes and workshops.
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with Thurston Climate Action Team, Evergreen State College interns, and Thurston County Planning Department. More information...