About Us

October 22, 2013

A community-oriented, volunteer-run organization, GreenHomeNYC’s mission is to facilitate the adoption of sustainable building methods and materials by owners of small and mid-size residential and commercial buildings in New York City.  GreenHomeNYC is a NYS registered, 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit corporation.


GreenHomeNYC aims to be a hub of resources for small building owners, to promote the understanding of green building issues, and to connect building owners with local green building service and materials providers.


GreenHomeNYC is affiliated with the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), the nation’s leading regional membership organization focused on promoting the understanding, development, and adoption of energy conservation and non-polluting, renewable energy technologies.


Robert Gardella serves as the current President of the Board of Directors.  Our current board members include: Cat Fitzgerald (Executive Director 2004-2011), Jim Henderson (Treasurer), Dan KaranEvan Mason (Secretary) and Andy Padian.


GreenHomeNYC was founded in 2002 by Bomee JungAaron Yowell and Josh Radoff. More than 100 volunteers have managed our day-to-day programs over the years.


Past board members include  Mark CasertaGita NandanAlison Novak and Ariella Rosenberg Maron. Erik Nevala-Lee served as Program Coordinator from 2008 – 2011, and Shai Lauros served as the Executive Director from 2011 – 2012.


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