Chris Edlin

Chris Edlin

Living Building Coordinator, Project Associate


  • Certified Sustainable Building Advisor
  • ENERGY STAR Verifier and Performance Tester
  • LEED AP Homes, BD+C (Building Design + Construction)
  • LEED for Homes Green Rater

Concentrations & Specialties

Indoor air quality and energy efficiency


Chris provides technical assistance, specification and plan reviews on a number of sustainable building projects ranging from high-rise commercial buildings to single family residential. With experience in planning and a Master’s of Science in Environmental Engineering, Chris brings a multi-disciplinary approach to solving problems and developing green building strategies to the team. He leads both commercial and residential projects, including those pursuing LEED certification under the Building Design + Construction family of rating systems and LEED for Homes. Chris also volunteers with the WA American Lung Association’s Master Home Environmentalist Program, providing Indoor Air Quality advice for homeowners.

How I stay informed

Home Energy Magazine,, NPR

Best green advice

Waste = food

Books on my nightstand

Ecology of Commerce