TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2018
Paesanos Lincoln Heights
555 E. Basse Road, San Antonio, TX 78209
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
About this Event
Stay up to date with the latest industry developments and earn CE credit! This 1 hour GBCI/AIA CE course will examine the latest green building rating system- the WELL Building Standard. Focusing on the health and well-being of building occupants while implementing sustainable building practices, the WELL Building Standard compliments the LEED v4 rating system well.
Instructors Jeslin Varghese & Kayla Gerstenberg will give you the critical information during 10 Things You Should Know about the WELL Building Standard. Explore the key concepts the WELL standard incorporates into it's certification system while learning key factors such as project certification costs and various project types gaining certification with the standard. Analyze available case study information to illustrate how the standard can impact the overall operations of a project.
JESLIN VARGHESE, PMP, WELL AP, LEED AP is an expert leader at shaping international business operations and culture to achieve significant and sustainable improvements and results. Jeslin is highly versatile and a passionate visionary with rich experience in business start-ups including:
- Co-Founder of (GBRI) in 2010, an education provider in the green building industry
- Founder of i-believe in 2012, a non-profit organization geared towards sustainable development of developing communities
Jeslin has extensive global assignments within the U.S, Dubai, AbuDhabi, Taiwan and India and is currently a senior consultant on the MTA Capital Construction East Side Access project.
KAYLA GERSTENBERG, Outreach & Education Director for GBRI & I-Believe, works with our extensive network of instructors, identify subject matter experts from around the world and ensuring GBRI's training is of the highest quality. Kayla is a LEED AP, BD+C and has spent extensive time studying green building rating systems from the United States and abroad. She has contributed as an instructor to over 5 courses to date, highlighting her expertise in the industry. Kayla focuses on emerging educational technologies and modes of delivery for online training in this changing landscape for education. In her free time, Kayla enjoys contributing to non-profit work through I-Believe, traveling and spending time with her daughter, Loralei.