Dan Burgoyne is the Sustainability Manager for the State of California's Department of General Services (DGS), where he develops and implements policy improving California’s sustainable buildings, energy and resource efficiency. Dan is a California-licensed architect and LEED Fellow, with over 25 years of experience in the design and construction industry, and green building policy.
Dan coordinated the development of California Governor Jerry Brown’s Executive Order B-18-12, and helps coordinate its implementation. He advises state agencies on its LEED certification program, now with over 14 million square feet of new and existing buildings certified. Dan is on advisory committees for California’s Green Building Code, and Green Schools, as well as GSA’s Green Building Advisory Committee.
Dan is a past Board member of the USGBC, past chair of the USGBC's Government committee, and past Board member of the California Commissioning Collaborative. Dan is an advisor and instructor for the University of California, Davis, Extension’s Green Building and Sustainable Design certificate program. He also instructs government and other building professionals about LEED certification, and has developed online training programs.
Dan serves on committees developing several ANSI multi-attribute sustainable product and life cycle assessment standards.