John Picard Wins USGBC Leadership Award

The U.S. Green Building Council on Sept. 29 announced the winners of its 2016 Leadership Awards. at the USGBC Leadership Awards Luncheon at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo on Oct. 6 in Los Angeles.

John Picard, our advisory board member, and longtime friend and advisor to Ray C. Anderson, was one of the recipients. Picard is founder and CEO of John Picard & Associates. John was a key consultant in the Greening of the White House under President Clinton, he is a founding member of USGBC.  He served on Ray C. Anderson’s Original Eco-Dream Team for Interface, Inc.

"USGBC's annual Leadership Awards recognize some of the most dedicated and exceptional leaders in sustainability," said Rick Fedrizzi, CEO and founding chair of USGBC. "I am personally awed and inspired by each of this year's recipients and their contributions to our movement. These are the people whose contributions to USGBC and the green building industry are shaping the future of our world."