Martha Norbeck | U.S. Green Building Council
Please upgrade your browser. This site requires a newer version to work correctly. Read more
Hello world

Martha Norbeck

  • AP-BDC Certified
  • AP-Homes Certified

Martha Norbeck, founder and president.
Ms. Norbeck founded C-Wise Design and Consulting Services in 2007.

She is serving as the LEED consultant on over thirty projects around Iowa,
assisting with the incorporation of sustainable principles during design and

Recently certified projects include:
Single Speed Brewing in Waterloo and Marston Hall at ISU, both LEED-NC v2009 Gold Certified.

She has a broad background including; ecology, women's studies, Fulbright
research of Swedish Ecovillages, a Master of Architecture, and LEED
consultation services. She has recently served on the Fairfield City Council,
the Fairfield Go Green Commission, the board of the Iowa Chapter of the
USGBC, and the Heartland Regional Council of the USGBC. She currently is
working with Think Bicycles of Johnson County to promote bicycle culture and
infrastructure in Johnson County.

Design work focuses on green residential remodeling, with an emphasis on more
efficient use of existing space. Projects include a total rehabilitation of
her 450 sf, 110 year old home which won a design award in the 2010 YLiving
Small Spaces contest.