Senior Officers
 Nate Ritter, President

Nate is a green building professional and principle of GreenBuilt Solutions. He is an FGBC Certifying Agent working with multiple Central Florida builders. He is the Regional Liaison for the Central Florida area and participates on several FGBC committees. Nate is a LEED AP BD+C & Homes, CGP, Florida Water Star Certifier and Class I Energy Rater. Nate has an Undergraduate degree from Florida Southern College and earning his Master’s degree in Sustainable Construction Management from Drexel University. Nate has spent the last 15 years in sustainable construction building, researching, and consulting on high-performance homes and commercial structures. Recently, Nate has been providing this sustainable building-science expertise to a larger audience by founding a firm, GreenBuilt Solutions. Nate utilizes his experience to help clients incorporate sustainability into the building process seamlessly. His goals are to educate people in proper way to build green and promote sustainability across the state.

 Ralph Locke, Vice President

Ralph Locke is president of Environmental Construction and Consulting Inc. He is a Florida native and military combat veteran. Ralph has over 30 years of experience as a building professional and is one of the early pioneers in the green building field. Ralph has been a member of FGBC since 2004, and served as FGBC Vice President in 2013. He is an FGBC Certifying Agent working with multiple builders and developers. Ralph is currently serving as Chair of the FGBC Education Committee and actively participates on many of the FGBC working committees. He has worked with many local organizations, including local home building associations, contractors, local governments, homeowners, and high school students to promote green building practices. Ralph also volunteers as a subject matter expert for contractor testing. He holds state certified licenses as a building contractor, roofing contractor, solar contractor, and home inspector. In addition, Ralph is a Florida Water Star certifier (commercial and residential).

 Jeremy Nelson, Treasurer

Jeremy Nelson is the owner of GreenGov, LLC. and a consultant for local government sustainability programs.  Jeremy has worked with and guided over 50 cities and counties.  Prior to launching GreenGov, LLC.,  Mr. Nelson worked for the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) for over eight years, conducting energy efficiency research and promoting sustainability education.  Mr. Nelson holds an MBA from the University of Central Florida.

 Jeannette Moore, Secretary

Jeannette has been licensed in real estate since 1985 and a licensed Real Estate Broker since 2000, Jeannette has spent many hours attaining additional certifications and designations related to sustainable building since 2007. As a certified EcoBroker and a NAR (National Association of REALTORS) GREEN designee, Jeannette most recently became a NAR Instructor for the GREEN course in Florida and will begin teaching courses in August, 2013. After greening her local Multiple Listing Service (MLS) she continues to green other MLSs in NE Florida. Jeannette also serves on the IFAS FFL Advisory Board and will be a speaker again at this year’s Florida Friendly Landscape Symposium. Jeannette has just completed serving her first term on the Board of Directors in the Real Estate, Finance and Property Services Division and has volunteered on several FGBC committees during her last term.