Educational Programs, Coaching and Public Speaking

We love what we do and want to share what we know with you. Paying it forward is integral to the success of our vision for a sustainable future. We are available to discuss your objectives and create just the right program or presentation to fit your needs.  Copies of interviews and articles will be added to the website in the near future.

*Kathy has been selected to be a Living Building Ambassador by the International Living Building Institute.  Please contact her to schedule a presentation.

Some past presentations include:

2009 Austin AIA Committee on the Environment
*Presenter, “What are Living Buildings”

2009 SXSW Interactive, Austin, TX
*Panelist, “Evolving Digital Technologies and Profitable Green Building”

2009 UT School of Architecture Presentation
*Co-Presenter, “LEED Regionalization for Central Texas”

2008 Clean TX Forum, Austin City Council
*Panelist, “Trends and Opportunities for Green Buildings”

2008 Land Development Seminar, Austin, TX
*Co-Presenter, “Green Building and LEED”

2008 Lorman Educational Forum, San Antonio, TX
*Speaker, “The Contractor’s Role in Delivering Green Projects”

2007 Texas Society of Architects Convention
*Speaker, “Lessons Taught Through Lessons Learned”

2007 Green Building Forum (following Austin’s Mayor Will Wynn’s presentation on the Austin Climate Protection Plan
*Moderator, “Role of Buildings and Climate Change”

2006 Rethinking Sustainable Construction Conference, U of Florida
*Speaker, “The Advent of Reconfigurable Facilities”

2006 Green Roofs Group, Austin
*Speaker, “Selecting Garden Roof Systems”

2005 Texas Society of Architects Convention
*Speaker, “Challenges and Opportunities of the LEED Integrated Design Process”

2005 Austin Energy Green Building Program Workshop
*Speaker, “The Contractors Perspective: Before, During and After the Job”

2005 Austin City Council Meeting
*Speaker, “Austin Commercial Design Guidelines & the Role of Sustainability”

2005 US Hwy 183-A Toll Plaza & Roadway Development Team
*Speaker, “Sustainability Goals for Roadways and Toll Plazas”