An early leader in the industry, Sustainable Design Consulting, LLC (SDC) is an award-winning firm with specialties in Green Building Standards Process Management, Building Science Services, Green Best Practices and Professional Training. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia and with a regional office in Washington, DC, SDC is comprised of an interdisciplinary staff of over 20 design, construction and business professionals. Our experienced team members have served over 500 green building project teams and have built a solid reputation for delivering excellence in the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. We are a woman-owned small business, certified in several states.
SDC is a prolific green building professional services firm dedicated to
bettering our built environment through sustainable design, construction,
operations and maintenance. Since 2002, we have contributed our expertise to
over 500 projects and built a solid reputation for delivering excellence in
the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond.
SDC successfully guides projects following a variety of green building
programs, standards and regulations. Our services include feasibility
assessments and charrettes, project reviews, green building process
management and technical consulting, building science analyses,
sustainability plan and program development, material and financing research,
post-occupancy evaluations, workshops and professional trainings.
SDC has been recognized by GBCI as a LEED® Proven Provider™ for the BD+C
rating system family and is proud to be part of the team of experts providing
project review services to GBCI. Approved as an AIA Continuing Education
System Provider, we offer numerous courses also approved by GBCI. With
offices in Richmond, Virginia and Washington, DC, we are a woman-owned small
business certified in several states.
SDC’s founder Sandra Leibowitz and her interdisciplinary team of over 20
experienced and credentialed professionals are regularly called upon to serve
on industry councils, present and write on a wide variety of sustainable
design and development topics.