Board of Directors

Responsibilities of the Board

The Florida Green Building Coalition Board of Directors is the governing authority of FGBC, and it is responsible for supervision, control and direction of the affairs of FGBC, its standards and certification programs, its committees, and its publications. It determines the general policies of FGBC, actively promotes the organization's goals and objectives, and supervises its finances.

The Board is comprised of 25 Directors, elected to serve three-year terms. No more than two Directors shall be employed by the same organization. Eight directors, one representing each affiliation and one at-large director, are elected annually. Nominations for Directors are accepted 75 days prior to the FGBC Annual General Membership meeting held in conjunction with the FGBC GreenTrends Conference and Trade Show. Contact us for more information.

Board members must serve within the affiliation category where they derive the majority of their income, except for those who run under the "At-Large" category. FGBC seeks nominees in each category. The categories are:
 
At Large: Anyone with a personal or professional interest in green building (Defined by Bylaws)
 
Academic & Research: Schools, Colleges, Universities; Research organizations; Educators (e.g. teachers, science museum personnel)
 
Design & Analysis: architects, energy raters, engineers, FGBC Certifying Agents, interior designers, landscape architects, LEED certifiers, private planners; consultants
 
Development & Construction: builders, developers, subcontractors
 
Governmental: Local, state or federal agency or its employees; County extension agents; Municipality utility representatives
 
Products: Distributors, manufacturers and manufacturer associations, Retailers; Recyclers and waste reduction specialists; Utility representatives
 
Real Estate, Finance & Property Services: bankers, real estate attorneys, mortgage brokers, Realtors, energy managers, home inspectors, insurance representatives, warranty services, and maintenance services
 
Public Advocate: environmental groups, full-time students, media specialists, private citizens not otherwise employed


FGBC Board of Directors

Senior Officers
President - Rob Vieira
Vice President - Deirdre Irwin
Treasurer - Cindy Hall
Secretary - Julia Galofre

Academic & Research
Jeremy Nelson             Term Expires: 2016
Florida Solar Energy Center
1679 Clearlake Road
Cocoa  FL  32922
PH: 321-638-1016
jnelson@fsec.ucf.edu

Claire Lewis                 Term Expires: 2017
University of Florida - IFAS - Florida Friendly Landscaping Program
113 Mehrholf Hall
Gainesville  FL  32611
PH: 352-273-4515
clairelewis@ufl.edu

At-Large
Oscar Toledo              
Term Expires: 2015
Duke Energy
12048 Stone Crossing Circle
Tampa  FL  33635
PH: 321-223-4461
oscar.toledo@duke-energy.com

Mike Rogers                 Term Expires: 2016
PO Box 12552
Tallahassee  FL  32317
PH: 850-566-2560
mrogers@comcast.net

Ralph Locke                 Term Expires: 2017
Environmental Construction & Consulting, Inc
31411 Hill Drive
Deland  FL  32720
PH: 386-490-4599
Lockeconst@aol.com

Design & Analysis
Drew Smith                 
Term Expires: 2015
Two Trails, Inc
4411 Bee Ridge Road Suite 294
Sarasota  FL  34233
PH: 941-776-8680
drew@twotrails.com

Nate Ritter                    Term Expires: 2016
GreenBuilt Solutions, LLC
5224 West SR 46 #241
Sanford  FL  32771
PH: 407-878-3935
Nate.Ritter@greenbuiltsolutions.com

Randy Conn                 Term Expires: 2017
E S Green & Co, LLC
1173 Benjamin Chaires Rd
Tallahassee  FL  32317
PH: 850-933-0188
randyconnbuilder@aol.com

Development & Construction
Lauren Levrant            
Term Expires: 2015
Pinnacle Housing Group
9400 S Dadeland Blvd Suite 100
Miami  FL  33156
PH: 305-854-7100
llevrant@pinnaclehousing.com

Wes Singeltary             Term Expires: 2016
Big Bend Habitat for Humanity
2921 Roberts Avenue
Tallahassee  FL  32310
PH: 850-574-2288
wessingletary@bigbendhabitat.org

Scott McCracken          Term Expires: 2017
Sawhorse Construction
2312 Vero Beach Avenue
Vero Beach  FL  32960
PH: 772-360-5131
sawhorseconst@bellsouth.net

FHBA Partnership
Greg Hardwick            
Term Expires: 2015
Hardwick General Contracting, Inc
1341 N Lake Sybelia Drive
Maitland  FL  32751
PH: 407-702-6531
greg@hardwickgc.com

Governmental
Jim Barnes                  
Term Expires: 2015
City of Wellington
12300 Forest Hill Blvd
Wellington  FL  33414
PH: 561-753-2504
jbarnes@wellingtonfl.gov

Julia Galofre                Term Expires: 2016
Charlotte County Government
18400 Murdock Circle
Port Charlotte  FL  33948
PH: 941-743-1215
julia.galofre@charlottefl.com

Deirdre Irwin                Term Expires: 2017
St Johns River Water Management District
4049 Reid Street
Palatka  FL  32259
PH: 386-329-4500
dirwin@sjrwmd.com

Products
Cindy Hall                   
Term Expires: 2015
Eco Solutions Marketing
1069 NE Crescent Street
Jensen Beach  FL  34957
PH: 772-370-4713
info@ecosolutionsmarketinginc.com

John Bobek                  Term Expires: 2016
Sustainable Solutions of Vero Beach, LLC
3321 Bridge Plaza Drive
Vero Beach  FL  32963
PH: 772-501-9124
sustainablesolutionsverobeach@gmail.com

Joseph Triolo               Term Expires: 2017
Duke Energy
299 1st Avenue N
St Petersburg  FL  33701
PH: 727-820-4431
joseph.triolo@duke-energy.com

Public Advocate
Honey Rand                
Term Expires: 2016
Environmental PR Group
286 Crystal Grove Blvd.
Lutz  FL  33548
PH: 813-948-6400
honey@eprgroup.com

Real Estate, Finance & Property Services
Regina Booker            
Term Expires: 2015
Pinellas County Housing Authority
11479 Ulmerton Rd
Largo  FL  33778
PH: 727-443-7684
rbooker@pinellashousing.com

Jeannette Moore           Term Expires: 2016
Green Florida Properties
208 N Matanzas Blvd
St Augustine  FL  32080
PH: 904-814-2600
JM@GreenFLBroker.com

Peggy Christ                Term Expires: 2017
Bee Green Realty, LLC
6835 69th Street E
Bradenton  FL  34203
PH: 941-704-4569
peggy@peggychrist.com