As a registered architect and LEED AP, Eric assists customers with technical questions pertaining to the LEED rating systems, especially those related to rating system selection and the Minimum Program Requirements. He also works with both GBCI and USGBC personnel to improve LEED documentation in response to customer inquiries and feedback. He has an undergraduate degree in Architecture from the University of Maryland at College Park and a Masters in Architecture from Georgia Tech. Prior to joining USGBC, Eric practiced architecture and design for 13 years in Georgia and Maryland, and he taught design studios in the architecture departments of Georgia Tech, Auburn University, and Southern Polytechnic State University. He is committed to responsible design that respects the beautiful planet we have been given while improving the lives of the individuals and families who share it.