Marc Mondor, AIA, LEED Fellow, evolveEA

Marc Mondor, AIA, LEED Fellow, WELL AP

An influential voice in sustainability since the early 1990’s, Marc sees triple-bottom line potential in every project. As Managing Principal and Cofounder of evolveEA, Marc focuses on greening design and construction projects in order to leverage organizational and operational sustainability. His understanding of processes and pressure points for successful implementation of sustainable design strategies backs his consulting with commercial, office, residential, healthcare, historic K-12, retail, higher ed and institutional clients. His consulting work has led to many notable and innovative firsts, including the first LEED certified project in Africa, the oldest LEED EB certified project (1869) and the first LEED certified supermarket.

As President of the 3000-member Pennsylvania American Institute of Architects (AIA PA), Marc is working to improve and enlarge the scope of practice for architects in providing early sustainability planning, ongoing quality oversight and post-construction validation of performance and comfort. Marc also serves as Appointee to the Pennsylvania Climate Change Advisory Committee, working on the state’s triennial Climate Action Plans. In 2015, Marc was selected as a LEED Fellow by the USGBC for his service, commitment and contributions to the green building and sustainability field. He has lectured nationally, is one of several dozen international professionals to be named US Green Building Council LEED Faculty and is a trained facilitator. 

Marc is an adjunct faculty member at Chatham University’s Falk School of Sustainability & Environment. Prior to co-founding evolveEA, he was Project Manager for the Pittsburgh Green Building Alliance and helped chair the USGBC Greenbuild Conference.  Marc received his Bachelor’s of Architecture from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo and studied sustainable design in Scandinavia. Marc is a LEED Accredited Professional, a Certified Energy Manager, AIA+2030 certified, a WELL Accredited Professional and a Parksmart Advisor.

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