Emerald Evening 2018


Join Green Building Alliance for our 2018 Emerald Evening and GBA 25th Anniversary Awards gala on Thursday, September 20, 2018.

Mark your calendars for this milestone event as we celebrate 25 years of green building projects that are transforming our region’s built environment.

Join us at the Carnegie Science Center’s beautiful new PointView Hall for an evening of inspiration and celebration as we honor 25 projects that mark important advances in our region’s green building movement and look ahead to a sustainable future.

Is your business interested in an Emerald Evening sponsorship? It’s a great way to invest in your company’s visibility while supporting an important cause.  Click here to learn about sponsorship opportunities and check out the fabulous benefits you receive as one of our 25th anniversary gala supporters.

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Emerald Evening Co-Chairs:

Michael Kuhn, President of Jendoco Construction   
Abass B. Kamara, Partner at The Carey Group

Host Committee:

Catherine Adams, IKM Incorporated

Will Allen, Nascent Group Holdings

Terri Baltimore, Hill House Association

Eric Booth, Desmone Architects

Jeff BurdTall Timber Group

Bob Butter, Veritas Communications

Christen Cieslak, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh

Rebecca Flora, ReMake Group

Benson Gabler, International Living Future Institute

Gretchen Givens Generett, Duquesne University

Gena M. Kovalcik, University of Pittsburgh

Vivian Loftness, Carnegie Mellon University

Cindy Malinchak, Philips

Mark Minnerly, Full Frame City

Marc Mondor, evolveEA

Laura Nettleton, Thoughtful Balance

Scott PollockOxford Development

Izzy RudolphMcKnight Realty

David Skoloda, Forbo Flooring

Peter Walker, Chatham University