Sara brings to the table more than a decade of experience in sustainability management, LEED documentation and corporate strategic planning along with an M.S. in Environmental Science. Most recently, she served as the Firmwide Sustainability Manager at HOK’s headquarters in St. Louis where she built her career around executive-level sustainability reporting and operations management in the architectural environment.
Sara’s accomplishments include:
- annual carbon footprint reporting on the associated carbon emissions from office energy usage, business air travel and employee commuting based on the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol developed by the World Resources Institute and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
- development of and reporting on sustainable business practices that encompasses renovations, energy efficiency, water efficiency, procurement, waste management, indoor air quality and business travel
- LEED documentation, management and mentoring for medium to large office, justice, museum and laboratory buildings.