Alicia Silva Villanueva | U.S. Green Building Council
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Alicia Silva Villanueva

  • AP-BDC Certified
  • AP-O&M Certified
  • AP-IDC Certified

Architect by Training, C Sustainable Building advisor, LEED AP BD+C, LEED AP
O+M, ID+C Director and Founder Revitaliza Consultores
In 2015 Alicia was nominated by GB&D Magazine as one of the 20 women who are shaping the sustainability landscape of tomorrow.
In her portfolio of certification buildings she has overseen several iconic
building such as Torre Mayor,55floor multi tenant corporate building, Antiguo
Palacio del Ayuntamiento a 500yr old historic building and the highest score
for buildings in Latin America, CIINOVA.
She was featured in LEED IN MOTION Mexico as one of the leaders in LEED
consulting in Mexico. She is founding member of SUMe sustentabilidad para
Mexico and former vice-president from 2011-2015. She represents of Mexico in
the LEED international Round Table and leads the technical LEED committee in
Mexico.
Alicia is also Vice-president of Sustainability for IMEI (Mexican institute
for smart buildings)
She works in a serious agenda to advance gender equality in the construction
industry. Her company is design to keep smart women in their jobs offering
flexible schedules and quality of life, so nobody has to choose between
career and family. Her goal is to build a sustainable future where community
and business growth are aligned with the vitality of the planet and the
quality of human life.
Alicia Silva is an architect by training, holds an Green MBA in sustainable
enterprise from UMA, is a certified Sustainable Building Advisor, and a LEED
Professional with credentials in LEED BD+ C, O+M and ID+C rating systems.

She also serves on USGBC’s Materials and Resources Technical
Advisory Group, the Supply Chain Manufacturing Group, and the USGBC Education
Committee. As the representative of SUMe and Mexico to the LEED International
Roundtable, Alicia is responsible for contributing to the continuous
improvement and evolution of the LEED rating system for improved results in
the Mexican market.
A dedicated educator, Alicia has trained over 600 students and has helped
more than 150 individuals to obtain the LEED credential. She believes that
education is the greatest tool for market transformation and sees every
opportunity for collaboration as a means of greening the world. Her firm
offers expertise in LEED project administration, commissioning and energy
modeling, integrated design, LEED compliance for manufacturing and materials,
and LEED portfolio management.
Her goal is to transform the building industry in Mexico and Latin America,
to support a better quality of life for all, and to build a sustainable
future where community and business growth is aligned with the vitality of
the planet and wellbeing of future generations.