Joining us for this Saturday April 5, 2014 are two great guest that will help us as we talk about one of the most important topics in any industry really — the environment. Here to talk with us about Green Building initiatives, their importance and impact is LEED Green Associate, Janet Milkman:
Janet Milkman is Executive Director of the Delaware Valley Green Building Council, which she joined in October of 2009. Before joining DVGBC, Janet was President of ERTHNXT, a national non-profit organization working to connect children with nature. For eight years prior, Janet served as Program Director and then President & CEO of 10,000 Friends of Pennsylvania, where she grew the organization into the statewide voice for smart growth, recognized for credible research and effective communications and advocacy. At 10,000 Friends, Janet worked closely with the Ridge/Schweiker and Rendell Administrations and members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly to implement statewide land use planning reforms and policies to encourage redevelopment of Pennsylvania’s older communities.
Janet also directed non-profit organizations focused on land use and energy issues in New Jersey and Minnesota, and worked for New York City government, at the Office of Management and Budget and the Department of Environmental Protection. Janet has a B.A. from Wesleyan University and a Master in Public Administration from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School. She was a Fulbright Scholar in Germany.
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