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Emerging Professionals May Forum: Is Green Building Ethical?May 13, 2014 6:00 - 8:00 PM
- Where: The New School - Kellen Auditorium 66 5th Avenue, ground floor New York, NY 10011
- Hosted by: Urban Green Council's Emerging Professionals
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People choose to build green for a variety of reasons. Some do it for pure economic gain, others out of a sense of altruism, and still others wish to be part of the trend. Green builder Gennaro Brooks-Church will share his moments of doubt and the ways he and his clients have found meaning and value in green building techniques. Join Urban Green Council’s Emerging Professionals for a stimulating discussion on the various incentives for a green building agenda.
Gennaro Brooks-Church | Director, Eco Brooklyn Inc.
Gennaro is a dedicated green builder and educator. He is the director of Eco Brooklyn, a NY general contracting company specializing in advanced green building, water management and landscaping techniques. A Comparative Religion and Creative Writing graduate from Columbia University, he decided green building was the most effective way he could help make the planet a more balanced, hospitable place. Gennaro is an eternal student and is a Certified Passive House Tradesperson, NY Licensed Real Estate Broker, Certified EcoBroker®, National Sustainable Advisor Graduate, Certified Green Roof Professional, Solar Installer and LEED AP. He has three children with his partner Loretta, and he lives and works in a green brownstone, intern center and show house in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
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