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Perkins+Will Sustainability Leaders Named To U.S. Green Building Council’s 2013 Class of LEED Fellows

Perkins+Will’s Peter Busby and Doug Pierce have been named to the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) 2013 Class of LEED Fellows. The LEED Fellows program recognizes exceptional contributions to the green building community as well as significant achievements within a growing community of LEED professionals. Perkins+Will now has four LEED Fellows on staff including Ken Wilson and Paula McEvoy.

LEED Fellows are a highly accomplished class of innovators and green buildings professionals who work to transform built environments. Potential Fellows are nominated by their peers and evaluated based on four out of five “mastery elements” including: technical proficiency (required), education and mentoring, leadership, commitment and service, and advocacy. The evaluation process is carried out by the LEED Fellow Evaluation Committee and supported by GBCI.

To earn this designation, LEED Fellows must have at least 10 years of experience in the green building industry and hold a LEED AP with specialty credential, among other requirements.

The 2013 Class of LEED Fellows will be recognized at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Philadelphia, Nov. 20-22.

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