Aug 21, 2019
About this Episode
In this episode, we talk about the intersection of technology and “going green” with Mary Davidge who is Google’s Director of Real Estate and Workplace Services. Mary shares her journey from growing up on a California ranch, and then to leading foundation-building work with Google. She also shares why she got into the sustainability movement and why she is extremely optimistic about the next generation of green professionals that are entering the industry.
Key Talking Points
Key Milestones of the Episode
[1:42] The start of Mary’s journey
[2:39] The “Aha moment” that moved Mary into sustainability
[5:01] Having Google as your first client
[8:30] A look at some of Google’s sustainability projects
[12:40 Creating your own certification vs following the industry
[16:49] Future of Sustainability
[19:10] What do you think is your impact on the green building industry?
[20:50] Tips for staying focused
[23:00] Favorite books
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