2012 Primary Committees
To monitor and advocate for strong green building strategies, policies, and incentives together with the Metro area's public sector and civic groups.
To develop and execute a comprehensive communications plan for the chapter.
To establish a strategy for a sound financial base to support the mission of the national USGBC organization and to promote vibrant growth and influence of the local chapter in support of its leaders in sustainable design for Central Plains chapter and the Heartland Region.
Emerging ProfessionalsGreen Schools
Emerging Professionals (EP) are students and young professionals dedicated to becoming and recruiting the future leaders of the green building movement through opportunities for leadership, education, networking and design competitions.
We have a vision: green schools for everyone within this generation. For this reason, we formed the Center for Green Schools to expand our efforts to drive change in how we design, construct and operate our schools and campuses so they will enhance student learning experiences.
To recruit and engage a diverse community of individuals interested in advancing the principles of sustainable design, development, operation and maintenance across the built environment.
Outreach and Programs
The committee and subcommittees plan and facilitate monthly program meetings that promote education, outreach and support for members and like-minded affiliates.