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The Green Building Matters Podcast with Charlie Cichetti

Mar 23, 2022

Steve Bennett has over 30 years of construction experience, predominantly in leadership positions. He specializes in Construction Management and Consulting services, with a niche in the Healthcare, Education, Banking, and Private Industry fields. Additionally, he is a Professor in the Construction Management department at Johnson County Community College.

Show Highlights

  • Understanding the difference between a general contractor (GC) and a construction manager (CM).
  • The challenges and resistance of green building in the middle of the U.S. 
  • A true evolution in the green industry. 
  • The manageable process and benefits for the environment and people’s desire to build green. 
  • Benefits of understanding how green organizations work, what they're promoting about sustainability, lifecycle costs, and how to use it in the field. 
  • A course in practical green building practices.
  • How the current administration's structure plan is going to energize companies and produce. 

I tell  young professionals to work hard. Good things will happen, really learn. Realize even though you're doing a job in manual construction work or whatever, you're learning.”

- Steve Bennett


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