Best of GreenBuild Webcast Series --LEED Certification Update (Rebroadcast due to high demand)

  • 06 Aug 2015
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • GoToMeeting Only
Best of GreenBuild Webcast Series --LEED Certification Update (Rebroadcast due to high demand)

If you missed 2014 GreenBuild, now is your chance to see some of the top-notch sessions that were recorded.

The LEED certification update will include will include an overview of key certification statistics and a description of comprehensive program improvements such as the introduction of LEED Coach and further development of the Proven Provider programs that are focused on value-add personalized, direct engagement with project teams before submitting for review.  This update will also include a description of new program certifications that are a part of GBCI’s repertoire, including LEED for Homes and a preview of new certification options for LEED project teams.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide an overview of key LEED certification metrics and milestones and describe the impact of the Proven Provider program.
  • Explain how LEED Coach is positioned to provide a personalized LEED certification experience
  • Describe how recent improvements to certification processes are leading to tangible results such as a reduction in the number of appeals, and preview upcoming certification process improvements and certification options designed to meet specific market needs.
  • Describe new GBCI certification offerings, including LEED v4 and LEED for Homes.


  • Sarah Alexander, LEED AP BD+C, Director, LEED Certification, USGBC, Washington, D.C. District of Columbia
  • Megan Ritchie Saffitz, AICP, LEED AP, Director of Support, USGBC, Washington, D.C. District of Columbia

This session is approved for 1 hour of LEED Specific LEED Specific BD+C, ID+C, O+M, ND, HOMES GBCI hours.

GoToMeeting Option: Once you have registered for the event, you will receive webcast access information the evening before the webcast after registration closes.  


  • FREE access -- USGBC North FL and all other USGBC Florida Chapter Members
  • $25 -- Non-USGBC North FL and Florida Chapter Members

Please RSVP online by 5:00 PM the day before the webcast.  If you plan to be a GoToMeeting participant, you will receive a separate email in addition to your confirmation email with the GoToMeeting login information.

Please contact Sarah Boren before the webcast or for technical questions or questions DURING the webcast, email or text Sarah Boren at or 904-535-0055.

Sponsorship is available at $100/webcast or $500/series. Please contact Kim Jowers at if you are interested in sponsoring this event or whole series for the year.

USGBC Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, c/o Florida Atlantic University, College of Engineering and Computer Science,
777 Glades Road, Room EE 329, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991, / 561-373-7367
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