Sarah Michelman, RA, LEED AP, WELL AP, Fitwel Ambassador
Sarah has been with The Green Engineer since 2010. She is passionate about helping clients understand the benefits of energy efficiency and building green. Sarah’s extensive background in architecture, with a focus on sustainably-designed projects, makes her a valuable team leader.
Sarah has extensive experience providing sustainability consulting on a wide array of projects, including those for higher education, research, medical, administrative, and multi-family residential. Sarah is actively involved with coordinating ‘green’ charrettes and working collaboratively with project teams by providing sustainable design guidance throughout all project phases. She manages and participates in the LEED submittal process and coordinates the documentation required for the Certification application to the USGBC. She is skilled at helping project teams navigate the Sustainable Design requirements of Boston’s Article 80/sub-article 37 and Cambridge’s Article 22.
Sarah has over 18 years of experience working as an architect. She holds a B.A. in Art History from Oberlin College and an M. Arch. from Washington University in St. Louis. Sarah is a registered Architect in the state of Massachusetts. Before joining The Green Engineer, Sarah was an Associate and Project Manager with Prellwitz/Chilinski Associates, Inc., an architecture and design firm based in Cambridge, MA, where she worked for ten years. As an architectural project manager, Sarah led design teams for diverse project types including mixed-use, residential, and higher education.