As associate of Atelier Ten, Bret is an experienced sustainable design consultant and LEED knowledge and administration expert. He has managed various projects that range from institutional buildings, cultural and performance centers, government facilities and school academies. He is one of the founding members of the Urban Green Council’s Programs Committee and has presented at various events including Greenbuild.
With his comprehensive understanding of the nuances and details of LEED, Bret has successfully managed many different types of projects through the LEED process. These projects include the LEED Platinum Kohler Environmental Center at Choate Rosemary Hall, the LEED Platinum Kroon Hall for Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, and the LEED Gold Weill Cornell Medical Center Belfer Research Building. Other certified projects include the New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene headquarters, The Abraham Joshua Heschel School, and Harvard Business School Tata Hall.
With a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Detroit Mercy, Bret worked as a mechanical engineer before joining Atelier Ten’s team. He is one of the founding members of the Urban Green Council’s Programs Committee and achieved a 2015 Service Award. Bret is a LEED Accredited Professional and has served as a GBCI LEED Reviewer for two years.