Innovation & Integration in Nevada Green Building
This panel will discuss new technologies and sustainability certifications that have been
integrated into building standards in response to the global pandemic and impacts on green building. Jaime Villarino-Eilenberger will moderate and provide an overview of the new LEED Arc Re-Entry program as well as the new WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations & Management. Brian Johnson, Senior Mechanical Engineer at McKinstry, will discuss the
operation of building HVAC and plumbing systems in response to a pandemic as well as ASHRAE guidelines to ensure building systems are running efficiently for reoccupation. Dr. Ayodele Akinola, Assistant Director, Facilities Operations and Capital Planning at TMCC, will provide a case study of TMCC's innovations in sustainable building for their campus. And Erica Gallegos, GreenBizTracker manager, will review local benchmarking policies and Nevada Green Business Certification.