Jennifer Chiodo, P.E., LEED AP, a principal at Cx Associates, has been appointed to the Vermont Green Building Network (VGBN) Board of Directors.
The Board of Directors is the decision-making body of VGBN, and thus provides the leadership and commitment necessary to carry out the mission of the organization. Ms. Chiodo will be replacing board member Edward Pais, who is now VGBN president, as Advocacy Liaison for a three-year term that officially began in March 2012. As Advocacy Liaison, Ms. Chiodo serves as the conduit between the board and the chairperson of the advocacy committee, which supports and promotes state and local policies and initiatives that encourage green building practices in Vermont.
Ms. Chiodo provides collaborative consultation for the design and delivery of high performance buildings to businesses and organizations committed to developing buildings with a positive impact on occupants, the community and the environment. Ms. Chiodo's experience includes the management and development of Efficiency Vermont's Business Energy Services group from its inception, commissioning of over 2 million square feet of commercial facilities and more than ten years of project management and systems design for commercial and institutional projects.
About Cx Associates
Since 1994, Burlington, Vermont-based Cx Associates has been building energy resiliency throughout the Northeast with its commissioning, measurement & verification, and energy efficiency consulting services. More than 12 million square feet of new and existing facilities have been improved by the firm's engineers for commercial building owners, architects, efficiency program administrators, and state regulators.
About Vermont Green Building Network
The Vermont Green Building Network is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to increasing Vermont's participation in green building and to promoting the environmental, financial, community, and health benefits of green design, construction, and building operation practices. It offers educational workshops and networking events throughout the year in order to advance green building knowledge and awareness in Vermont. Vermont Green Building Network is the official Vermont Chapter of the US Green Building Council.