WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announces that Lisa Revitte has joined as chief operating officer, supporting both USGBC and Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI). In this newly created role, Lisa will support business leaders in a variety of areas including facilities, finance, human resources, legal and technology.
“Lisa is an outstanding complement to our global leadership team,” said Peter Templeton, president & CEO, USGBC and GBCI. “I am confident in her ability to help strengthen the capabilities and performance of our organizations as we work to address urgent challenges facing our communities worldwide. It is an important time for USGBC and GBCI, and having an experienced COO is vital as we continue to pursue our mission at even greater speed and scale. Lisa’s expertise will be fundamental as we seek to transform USGBC’s strong legacy of leadership into the platform of partnership, collaboration, and innovation we need to advance a prosperous and equitable future.”
USGBC and GBCI are currently conducting a strategic review to act on opportunities for improvement across programs and operations. The new COO role is seen by the organization as an important element in the success of these efforts. The review will ensure the organizations are well positioned to scale our work to support unprecedented public and private sector commitments to advancing health, decarbonization, equity and other ESG goals through green building.