Director, Mid-Atlantic Sustainability Services
Started with Firm: 2015
B.S. Business Administration in Marketing and Environmental Studies, George Washington University
LEED Green Rater
LEED Homes Quality Assurance Designee
LEED AP Homes
Andrea Foss provides sustainable design, specification, and construction consulting for a variety of project types including community developments, production residential, multifamily and mixed-use buildings. Andrea is an expert in green building programs and works extensively with LEED for Homes, the International Green Construction Code, Enterprise Green Communities, and ENERGY STAR, among other certification programs.
Andrea spearheads work with Washington, DC agencies including DCRA and DOEE to provide education to the public, code officials, building and construction industry members and residents about high performance buildings and sustainability. She has developed several programs to improve recycling and reduce energy and water use in market rate and affordable housing throughout the District.
Andrea has served as a subject matter expert for GBCI and USGBC as an exam writer and course reviewer for LEED Homes accreditation and educational tracks. She serves as a key adviser for the development of the LEED for Homes v4 Rating System and supporting resources.