Date: Wednesday. March 11, 2015
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Time: 2:00 p.m. (ET) / 1:00 p.m. (CT) / 12:00 p.m. (MT) / 11:00 a.m. (PT)
Length: 60 minutes
Fee: Free
Speaker: April Ambrose, LEED AP BD+C, Territory Manager,  Viridian
Category: Training and Education  
April Ambrose will review the new LEED v4 rating system as it affects contractors highlighting changes from LEED 2009, new requirements, credits, and timeline for LEED v4 projects. From strategies to documentation, you will want to hear this review!  April Ambrose is a LEED AP in BD&C, Territory Manager at Viridian, a sustainability consulting firm based in Little Rock.  In the past 7 years she has been involved in over 150 LEED projects in nearly all the rating systems spanning 4 different versions. She is a self-described ‘LEED-Nerd-Extraordinaire’.

  • Assist contractors in understanding the evolution of LEED and why there is a need for a new version
  • Help contractors define the critical changes to LEED v4, like new prerequisites in each category, and how these changes will impact the industry
  • Identify when LEED v4 will take effect and how contractors can prepare for the transition

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April Ambrose is a Territory Manager expanding the Viridian market from Arkansas into Tennessee, Mississippi, and Alabama. She is a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction and has been involved with the design and implementation of over 100 LEED Projects. April holds a BA in Environmental Education from Hendrix College and is a graduate of the University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture LeadAR Class 13 and a member of Leadership Greater Little Rock Class XXIX. In addition to her role at Viridian, April has presented to, served on, or consulted for numerous sustainability boards, committees, and organizations across Arkansas.