As Director of Sustainability, Julie serves as a LEED/Sustainability consultant on projects, promotes sustainable culture at OZ, develops green business practices, and serves as a resource to staff on continuing education and sustainable strategies. Julie has been at OZ for 15+ years and is involved in a variety of project types including multi-family housing, municipal, mixed-use and education. She is a LEED Accredited Professional with Building Design and Construction specialty and has worked with a variety of rating systems, including LEED NC, LEED for Homes, Green Communities and Energy Star. Several of her projects are currently pursuing a LEED Platinum rating. While her background is architectural, her experience goes beyond the bricks and mortar of the building by offering client services such as educational signage, facility staff training and coordination of sustainable facility management programs. Julie is a past Board Member for the USGBC Colorado Chapter and currently is a member of the Chapter Education Committee.