Committees: Sustainable Development


Chairs: Greg Plavcan, Gensler, Sean Fish, Steven Winter Associates

The SDC's mission is to communicate the business case for sustainability as an essential component of strategic and tactical decision making.  We provide thought leadership on the environmental, social and economic benefits of sustainable development, construction and operations.  Sustainability is critical and NAIOP DC l MD seeks to advance its place in the market, helping our members deliver long term value to stakeholders.


NAIOP DC | MD working definition of green development:

Structures and their associated landscapes that are located, designed, constructed, operated, and dismantled in an environmentally responsible manner to minimize short- and long-term negative impacts on the environment and building occupants.


How We Do It:

  • Develop educational tools, best practices and resources related to sustainability.
  • Provide leadership and representation in local government affairs related to sustainability
  • Serve as an internal resource to raise awareness of emerging sustainability topics.

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Committee Co-Chairs


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