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Meet USGBC: Fleming Roberts

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What's your name and title at USGBC?

Fleming Roberts, Policy and Advocacy Associate.

How long have you worked here?

Since the summer of 2012.

How do you get to work?

I walk, ruining many pairs of flats in the process. 

Your hometown?

Wilmington, NC.

Fill in the blank: We are _______...

...all primary numbers divisible only by ourselves (Jean Guitton.)

Most memorable professional experience?

Having our Senior VP compliment my work for the first time in a staff meeting ranks high on the list. Also, the first time I briefed a staffer on the hill. And Greenbuild, obviously!

What keeps you awake at night?

Sinkholes.

Current book on your nightstand?

Infinite Jest (because I'll never finish it) and Lean In. 

Favorite book/movie/tv show/band?

Golden Girls, Led Zeppelin.

What's your typical day like at USGBC?

The only constant in my days is laughter. This place can get really exciting, really fast! 

Best piece of advice you've ever received?  

"You are responsible for your own happiness." Thanks, Mom!

 

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