Dana Kose, LEED® AP BD+C, LEED USGBCTM, has been in the construction field for 14 years. As Program Manager at The Weidt Group, she oversees the firm’s consulting for Xcel Energy’s Energy Design Assistance and Black Hills Energy’s Commercial New Construction programs in Colorado. Dana also establishes collaborations with project teams to meet sustainable design objectives and manages the comparative analysis consulting to help design teams understand the energy and environmental implications of various design options.
Ms. Kose has been extremely involved with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). She currently serves as Chair of USGBC’s Education Steering Committee. Previously, she served on the USGBC CO Regionalization Task Force, as well as Chair of the USGBC-Colorado Chapter, Co-chair of USGBC's West Region Committee and a member of the USGBC Chapter Steering Committee. Ms. Kose also serves on the Board of the Denver Architectural Foundation and the AIA Colorado Chapter.
USGBC Faculty are the official instructors of USGBC's instructor-led workshops working with USGBC's eudcation delivery partners. As USGBC Faculty, Ms. Kose is authorized to teach the following instructor-led workshops:
- LEED 101: Green Building Basics and LEED
- LEED 201: Core Concepts and Strategies
- BDC 251: Understanding the Building Design and Construction LEED Rating Systems
- BDC 301: Implementing the Building Design and Construction LEED Rating Systems