- AP-GA Certified
Program Director, Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
As Program Director, Chrissy leads and manages the core program activities of the Council, including both short-term projects such as the Principles and Landscape Scan and longer-term efforts including the proposed rating system. Chrissy comes to SPLC from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) where she served as Program Manager for LEED v4, which launched in November, 2013. LEED v4 includes many new concepts such as life cycle assessment, eco-labels, multi-attribute assessment, and social and economic sourcing considerations. Chrissy brings her knowledge of each of these concepts as well as significant expertise in leading consensus-based development processes along strict, rigorous, and transparent standards, all of which are highly relevant to the work of SPLC.
Additionally, Chrissy has contributed significantly as the United States’ representative on a fifteen-member International Advisory Panel in a joint venture between the World Green Building Council and the Green Building Council of South Africa, tasked with creating socio-economic indicators for the developing world.
*Expert topic:* LEED