The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) announced that Dr. Helen Chen, P.E., manager of Construction Standards Development; and Jonathan Humble, AIA, regional director-Construction Codes and Standards, have achieved LEED AP (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional) accreditation in the specialty of Building Design + Construction. LEED accreditation is managed by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI), and demonstrates knowledge of the LEED Green Building rating system.
The LEED AP Building Design + Construction specialty demonstrates an individualâ€™s expertise in the principles and requirements of "green" design, construction, and operation of buildings and structures. The accreditation also demonstrates an individualâ€™s knowledge and skills that are necessary to assist others (such as building owners, design professionals, and contractors) in the LEED certification process.
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