Zaida Basora | U.S. Green Building Council
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Zaida Basora

  • AP-BDC Certified
  • AP-Homes Certified

Zaida Basora, FAIA is Vice President at Huitt-Zollars. She is the former Assistant Director of Dallas Public Works. She is a registered architect and sustainability advocate with over 30 years of experience in public policy, planning and design. She has led and championed
both the LEED green building program implementation for the City since 2003,
and the development, adoption and implementation of the Dallas green building
and construction codes since 2008. Her work has been recognized with the
Building Officials Association of Texas (BOAT) 2008 award of excellence for
extra large jurisdictions and a 2009 CLIDE Award in the public policy and
planning category. As a recognized green building expert, she was appointed
to the GSA’s Office of High Performance Green Building's Green Building
Advisory Committee, and serves as Vice chair of the Codes and Standards
committee of Dallas AIA and as a member of the Texas Society of Architects
Sustainability Committee. She was elected to the AIA Coll ege of Fellows in
January of 2012.