Lauren Hildebrand was recently appointed as Vice President of Brightcore Energy. Her work focuses on sustainable and high performance residential and commercial building design, construction, renovation, and operation. Lauren’s expertise includes: sustainable design integration; indoor air quality and energy performance testing; and implementing project certification for both commercial and residential programs, such as LEED®, ENERGY STAR®, NYSERDA, NJ Clean Energy, and Enterprise Green Communities.
In her previous role as Sustainability Director at Steven Winter Associates, Inc., Lauren worked as a LEED® for Homes Green Rater and verified implementation of the LEED® for Homes criteria.
She is an integral part of the initial strategic planning sessions and workshops with builders, architects, and homeowners. She also partners with and implements criteria for Enterprise Green Communities (EGCC), NYSERDA’s Multi-Family Performance Program, and the ENERGY STAR® Multi-Family High-Rise Program Certification. Lauren also has experience with a variety of commercial and mixed use projects, including LEED® for New Construction, Commercial Interior, Core and Shell, and Schools.
In addition to her project experience and program guidance, Lauren has managed classroom training and curriculum development for architects, owners, developers and building management staff on green and high performance building design strategies, cost effective building system operation, and energy-saving maintenance practices.
M.A. New York University
B.A. Gettysburg College
LEED AP BD+C
LEED for Homes Green Rater
WELL Performance Testing Agent