Sara Cederberg, AIA, LEED AP BD+C is a Technical Director in the LEED Department of the U.S. Green Building Council. She began her career as an architect in the public sector. After several years acting as a sustainability consultant, successfully managing the certification of over 60 LEED certified projects across various rating systems, Sara joined the USGBC. Here Sara is primarily focused upon the technical development of the LEED rating system. Specifically, enhancing human health and well-being through the built environment by researching new and innovative ways to directly achieve desired health outcomes in green buildings through design strategy and supply chain management. Sara directs the Indoor Environmental Quality Technical Advisory Group and previously, the Indoor Air Quality Performance Testing Working Group. She managed the emerging programs associated with the $3 million grant USGBC received from Google to advance the healthy building materials market. Previously, she created reference guide content, education materials and resources for LEED v4 as well as managed the creation of all LEED v4 LEED Online forms. She is a member of the Steering Committee for the BizNGO Chemical Footprint Project and the Sustainable Purchasing Council’s Chemically-Intensive Products Technical Advisory Group. Sara earned her Masters in Architecture from Tulane University.