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The Green Building Matters Podcast with Charlie Cichetti


Jul 20, 2022

Robyn Dowsey, LEED Fellow is the Eco-Build Strategies’ Founder. Robyn has over a decade of experience in environmental implementation and 18 years of experience in design-build construction. She is well known throughout the State of Florida as a leader in sustainability education, integrated project delivery, low impact building practices, and operational policy development. She is the Chair of the USGBC Regional Council for the State of Florida, a Green Globes Assessor, and an active supporter of the Florida educational community. As a pragmatic problem solver and a highly knowledgeable team member, Robyn has the ability to inspire and empower others to develop and achieve levels beyond their expectations.

 

Show Highlights

  • Being “nature forward” to provide a good learning environment for everyone. 
  • Robyn shares the “what” and “why” you want to touch everything possible in the sustainability world. 
  • The rewarding trickle down effect of finding your voice with all the certifications you obtain.
  • An approach to working the “bugs” out with diverse clients. 
  • Suggestions to program out sustainability goals.
  • Weave in win-win scenarios with the moving parts and challenges of working with a large company. 
  • Robyn highlights Eco-Build Strategies and areas lacking in the industry.
  • The impact of volunteering in every aspect of sustainability to develop a rounded opinion is important in your career. 
  • Projects in Central Florida that support the community and set goals with clients looking to align their product line in a fiscally responsible way. 




‘Fix what you can fix. Let go of what you can't and just move on. Be tenacious with what's important to you and don't let yourself sweat the small stuff. It's very cliche, but that really stuck with me for my life.  I use that as a backbone to my approach to things so that it helps me keep an open mind when I'm talking to people. I don't really dig down. I really open up and listen as much as I can.” -Robyn Dowsey, LEED Fellow












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