Profile of Richard Manning

Richard Manning
Technical Director | Associate

Richard Manning is a seasoned specialist in sustainable design and construction who has delivered high-performance projects across many sectors and industries--from health care and education to commercial and industrial settings. In addition to his deep technical understanding of green building approaches, including passive house design and LEED certification standards, Richard brings 30 years of architecture and design experience to his work with our clients. Known for his strong communication and collaboration skills, Richard has led hundreds of projects across North America and Asia and has delivered sustainable building solutions for a diverse range of clients in both the public and private sectors.

An experienced specialist in green design and construction with a reputation for fostering strong collaborative relationships


    • Bachelor of Science (Architecture), Oregon School of Design, USA

    • Registered Architect, California
    • Member, American Institute of Architects (AIA)
      • Member, AIA Committee on the Environment
    • Member, Cascadia Region Green Building Council
    • Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC)
    • Certified Plans Examiner, International Green Construction Code (IGCC) with ASHRAE 189.1
    • LEED AP BD+C
    • LEED AP for Homes
    • LEED Faculty
    • LEED Fellow
    • LEED User Group, Industrial Facilities
    • United States Green Building Council (USGBC)

    • Architecture
    • Charrettes for green construction
    • Education facilities
    • Green building codes
    • Green design and construction
    • Healthcare facilities
    • Industrial facilities
    • Laboratories
    • LEED
    • Passive houses
    • Project management
    • Sustainable design