Mercedes is a sustainable building consultant and a LEED-accredited professional with almost 10 years of experience. As part of the sustainable building and energy management teams in Toronto, Ontario, she’s focused on coordinating projects seeking LEED certification, Envision certification, net-positive energy, and net-zero carbon design. Some of her other responsibilities include managing team members, engaging stakeholders, and maintaining schedules.
With extensive knowledge of environmental policies, regulations, and international standards, Mercedes believes in building strong, long-lasting relationships with her clients. Recently, she’s been providing net-zero energy (NPE) solutions for commercial workspaces. In fact, Mercedes is most proud of the contributions she made on the Evolv1 Centre—one of the first NPE solutions in Canada and seeking LEED platinum certification.
Mercedes spends most of her time with her husband, Adam, and her son, Lewis. When she’s not in the office, you can find her enjoying nature at her family cottage in northern Ontario.