Jesse Rittenhouse is a Sustainability Project Manager for The Spinnaker Group, consulting and leading project teams on achieving LEED and FGBC certifications. He is also an LCA Consultant who provides Whole Building Life-Cycle Assessments for projects. A LEED AP BD+C and a FGBC Designated Professional, Jesse joined the Spinnaker team in 2016, and has consulted on dozens of projects of all scopes and sizes, including being the LEED Project Manager on the first LEED Platinum office building in the City of Coral Gables. He was also the Consulting Project Manager on the design and construction of the first fully permitted biodiesel factory in Miami-Dade County.
Jesse has long given back to his community as volunteer leader. He was the Vice-Chair of the USGBC Miami Branch and is currently the Co-Facilitator of the Living Future Florida Collaborative, and a member of the USGBC Florida Chapter, the AIA Miami Committee On The Environment (COTE), the Resilient Recovery Task Force, and the International Living Future Institute (ILFI). He is also Chair of the Board of Directors for Dream In Green, a nonprofit that develops educational programs promoting environmentally sustainable behaviors with a particular emphasis on K-12 students. Originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, Jesse currently lives in Miami, Florida.