Speaker: Lance Davis AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Affiliation: Federal Agency – Washington, DC
Title: Sustainability Architect
About Lance Davis:
Lance Davis is a sustainability architect for a Federal Agency in Washington, DC. His sustainable expertise focuses on gaining knowledge, educating federal agencies on best practices and a broader concept of sustainability. He helped author and publish Sustainability Matters that provides examples of the Government’s progress toward sustainability to date. Lance’s experience also includes twelve years as an architect focused on integrated sustainable design. Mr. Davis’ more prominent architectural work includes the Korean War Veteran’s Memorial, the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, and the Walter Reed Community Center in Arlington, VA. He has a Bachelors of Architecture from Mississippi State University, is a member of the American Institute of Architects, the AIA Committee On The Environment, a founding Board Member of the National Capital Region Chapter of the USGBC, a committee author for LEED EB: Operations and Maintenance, a LEED Accredited Professional and was featured in the book, The Rise of Living Architecture.
Track: Leaders & Visionaries
Topic: The Financial Impact of Sustainability: Current and Future Trends
Description: Looking ahead, how will we define financial “bottom line”? Return on Investment. such as savings in operations & maintenance and financial advantages related to the building’s capital investment. People-related benefits, such as organizational reputation, occupant productivity and recruitment, and environmental benefits that panelists have experienced first-hand. What’s next: Open dialogue correlates high-performance innovation with a triple bottom line and open their minds to a quadruple bottom line (with the fourth linked to a future-oriented, long-term approach that includes innovation)