Welcome aboard our new LEED for Homes Green Rater!
Claudia is a licensed Professional Engineer and LEED Accredited Professional who provides sustainability consulting and project management at dbHMS. As a LEED AP BD+C, Claudia assists project teams in developing strategies for LEED certification both for MEP-related credits and general consulting. This work is complemented by her experience with dbHMS conducting MEP and general reviews of LEED projects submitted to the USGBC for certification. She has overseen projects ranging from core and shell developments to large-scale, multi-family housing. Claudia brings a broad knowledge base to implementing green techniques and strategies. Claudia volunteers with the USGBC Illinois Chapter’s Emerging Professionals group, Rebuilding Together Chicago, and Designs for Dignity.
She works at dbHMS which was founded in 2002 on the principles of integrated project delivery and sustainable design. A minority-owned business with 125 employees worldwide, and 85 based in Chicago, their project approach unites key stakeholders and creative design professionals, letting them work collaboratively to deliver innovative engineering solutions. Their team of consultants provides a full range of services including mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection, lighting, and information technology design. The specialize in energy modeling, building commissioning, LEED/ sustainability consulting, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), and daylighting studies. dbHMS has been recognized as a LEED® Proven Provider™ for the Building Design and Construction rating system family by Green Building Certification Inc.
Contact Claudia today to make your next project, Better!