News

2017-18

Solarize Milton Committee

August 2017 to Present
Co-chair Joint Committee Sustainable Milton and Town of Milton Solarize Project Website

 

Greenbuild/ABX 2017 Booth Design & Set-up for AE/911Truth

 

Presentation to Boston City Council President, Greening Boston City Hall

 

Leadership in Whole Systems Thinking

 

2016

Medical Dispensary for Historic Milton Building

 

The Third Tower, BSA Space & Watertown Library

 

Architects’ Growing Role in Social and Political Engagement

 

2015

AE911Truth @ ABX 2015

 

A Call for Building Community Leadership and Social Care

 

Green energy efforts in Milton

  • October 15, 2015
    Milton Times Article
  • Green Energy efforts in town continue to pay dividends

 

Green City Team RFQ response for BCH and BCHP

 

Greening Boston City Hall Plaza, RFI response

 

Community Energy: Taking Residential Efficiency to Scale

 

2014

Talk of the Town

  • December 18, 2014
    Milton Access Television
    Broadcast, Weekends, 9 PM, January 2015
    Interview w/  Host Brian Kelly and JB Clancy, AIA
  • Link: Video of Interview

 

Residents help launch Green Homes Milton

 

Homes to Community Footprints

 

Gateway Initiative, Boston 360

  • Adjunct Faculty
    Fall Semester, 2014
    Boston Architectural College
  •  A Museum in Boston City Hall

 

Green Home Fair’s environmental options

  • April 18, 2014
    Milton Times Article
  • Green Home Fair's environmental options

 

Deep Energy Retrofits: Full Value Proposition

  • March 5, 2014, 11AM -12:30 AM
    Speaker Building Energy Conference
    Northeast Sustainable Energy Annual Conference

 

Emerging/Game-Changing Technologies

  • March 5, 2014, 2:30 PM - 4 PM
    Session Co-chair
    Building Energy Conference
    Northeast Sustainable Energy Annual Conference
  • Link: Video of Session
  • pdf: Contacts for further information on Game Changing Technologies

 

2013

Home Power Magazine:

 

Tools for Tracking Energy Savings

  • September 27, 2013
    Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
    Tufts University
    Talbot Ave, Medford , MA

 

Preservation Meets Performance

  • Historic Newton, NESEA Presentation
    September 11, 2013
    Durant-Kenrick House
    Waverley Ave, Newton, MA
  • pdf: MacLean, Presentation 9-11-13

 

Regional Green Building Committee, USGBC

  • June 10, 2013
    Summer Speaker Series
    281 Summer Street
    Boston, MA

 

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: Next Steps for Milton

  • March 4, 2013
    Milton Times Article
  • pdf: Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

 

Sustainable Milton, Community Energy Presentation

  • March 20, 2013
    Milton Public Library
    476 Canton Ave Milton, MA
  • Sustainable Milton Speaker Series

 

Committee on the Environment Presentation

  • March 13, 2013
    DER and Residential Baselines in Eastern, MA
    Boston Society of Architects
  • COTE Presentation, March 13, 2013

 

Resilient Urban Waterways

  • March 6, 2013
    Presentation with Vivien Li, The Boston Harbor Association
    and Anamarija Frankic, Green Harbors Project
  • NESEA BE-13: Whole Systems Track, Session 2

 

My Town Matters Presentation

  • February 21, 2013
    Milton Access Television
    Interview w/ Host, Frank Schroth
  • pdf: My Town Matters Presentation

 

Whole Systems Tools for Tracking and Cutting Energy Use: Homes to Community Footprints

  • January 15, 2013
    Presentation @ Simpson, Gumpertz and Heger Consulting Engineers
    Waltham, MA 

 

2012

The Emerging DER Baseline in the Boston Metro Area

  • Nov.14-16, 2012
    Speaker, ABX Conference
    Architecture Boston Expo
  • ABX Presentation 11-15-12

 

Green Residential Remodeling and Renovation, Course # TM 7318

  • October 22 - December 15, 2012, Fall Session #2
    Faculty, Sustainable Design Institute
    Boston Architectural College
  • SDI Program Home and Course Sign-up

 

Deep Energy Retrofit Case Study: The Wollaston 1905 Bungalow

  • October 17, 2012
    Presentation w/ Drew Gillett and Henry Vandermark
    Speaker, Affordable Comfort Institute
    ACI New England Home Performance Conference

 

Green Building Open House 2012

  • October 13, 2012
    Tour & Presentation of DER in Wollaston, MA
    Northeast Sustainable Energy Association
  • Open House Tour

 

Whole Systems Practice for Urban Areas

  • October 10, 2012,  8 AM
    Presentation w/ Anamarija Frankic, PhD
    Committee on the Environment
    Boston Society of Architects
  • pdf: Whole Systems Practice, BSA/COTE, 10-10-12

 

Graduate Research and Writing, Course # AS229

  • December 31. 2012 - March 3, 2013
    July 30 - September 14, 2012, Fall Session #1
    Faculty, Masters of Sustainable Design
    Boston Architectural College

 

Place-making, Healing w/ Nature’s Geometry

  • September 2 & 3, 2012
    The Wave Energy Center, Gt. Barrington , MA
    Presentation w/ Author Peter Champoux at The Wave Energy Center

 

Designs That Work, Building Science.com

 

Whole Systems Practices for Urban Areas:

  • NESEA (2012) Building Energy Conference
    March 8, 2012  Session Presentation
  • Coordination and Intro to Whole System Practices for Urban Areas

 

The Emerging DER Baseline in the Boston Metro Area

  • NESEA (2012) Building Energy Conference
    March 8, 2012
  • Session Presentation , Emerging DER Baseline

 

Residential Deep Energy Retrofits: Case Studies & ROI Analysis

  • NESEA (2012) Building Energy Conference
    March 6, 2012
    Workshop Presentation
  • Workshop Presentation, DER Case Studies & ROI Analysis

 

2011

Greenhouse Gases in Perspective

  • December 1, 2011
    Milton Times Article
  • Greenhouse Gases in Perspective, Milton's ERP, 1 year later

 

Boston.com

 

National Grid Deep Energy Retrofit Program

  • Fall, 2011
    2 Bromfield St, Quincy, MA
  • Project Program and Details, Project Open House

 

Green Building Open House 2011

  • A Deep Energy Retrofit Transforms a 1903 Bungalow
    Fall 2011, Northeast Sun Magazine, Green Buildings Open House 2011

 

Dropping our Energy Costs: Investment Strategy for Homes

  • September 15, 2011
    Green Space, Milton Times Article
  • Dropping our Energy Costs: Investment Strategy for Homes

 

Finding the MPG of our Homes

  • April 28, 2011
    Green Space, Milton Times Article
  • Finding the MPG of our Homes

 

Boston.com

 

NESEA Workshop, Building Energy Conference 2011

  • March 8, 2011
    Tools for Greening Your Community

 

Clean Energy Options for Milton, Taking the Long View

  • February 24, 2011
    Milton Times Article
  • Clean Energy Options for Milton; Taking the Long View

 

2010

Town Achieves Green Status

  • December 23, 2010
  • Town Achieves Green Status
  • Milton Town Meeting, Green Community Presentation

 

Energy Developments in Milton

  • June 24, 2010
    Green Space, Milton Times Article
  • Connecting the Dots to the Gulf and Our Future

 

American Society of Dowsers

  • June 13, 2010
    50th Annual Convention (Lyndon State College)
  • Organic Life Form, Geometry as Conduit to Green Design

 

Boston Society of Architects

  • April 14, 2010
    Residential Design Conference
    Tools for Cutting Community Energy, Tracking Homes to Town Hall
  • Session A-22

 

2009

Boston Society of Architects

 

Life Form Conference

  • October 4, 2009
    Cardiff England Classical Roots of Geometry
  • presentation to  Bio Architecture Foundation

 

National Trust for Historic Preservation

  • March/April 2009
  • At the Center of the Storm, Preservation Magazine

 

2008

St Michael’s Episcopal Church

  • November 22, 2008
  • pdf: Low Carbon Diet for Homeowners

 

City Council Public Hearing

 

NESEA (2008) Building Energy Conf.

March 13, 2008

  • pdf: Residential Case Studies and Metrics

 

Milton First Congregational Church Newsletter

  • January through April 2008
  • pdf: Green Corner of Newsletter 2008

 

Milton Times

Jan. 18, 2008

  • pdf: Green Living Begins at Home

 

2007

Architecture Boston Magazine

  • Sep/Oct 2007, Past | Futures
  • pdf: “Proposals to fix City Hall and its Plaza”

 

Builder Architect Mag. (Greater Boston Ed.)

  • August 2007, Cover Story
  • pdf: “Timeless Architecture & Renaissance Const.”

 

Milton First Congregational Church Newsletter

  • January through December 2007
  • pdf: Green Corner of Newsletter 2007

 

2001

NESEA (2001) Building Energy Conf.

  • March 22, 2001
  • pdf: Historical Perspectives on Boston

 

1999

Boston Sunday Globe

  • May 23, 1999, Focus Section
  • pdf: “Making New the Place of the People’s Business”

 

Building Energy, NESEA

  • March ‘97 Conference Proceedings,
    “Design Tools for Placemaking”

 

1996

Bau-biology and Ecology Inc.

  • Winter ‘96,
    “Organic Architecture, A Reunion of Sustainability and Placemaking”

 

1993

Tufts Center for Environment

  • Nov. ‘93, Sustainable Strategies
  • pdf: Chapter Summary on Case Study of Sirius Community

 

AIA Journal

  • October ‘93, Washington DC
    Finalist in National Ideas Competition

 

1992

Building w/ Nature

  • October ‘92 Newsletter,  Gualala CA
  • pdf: “Sustainability and Geomancy as One”

 

1991

BSA Publication

  • Spring ‘91, Boston, MA
    “Regional Perspectives in Sustainability”

Design Spirit Magazine

  • Winter ‘91, NYC Conference Review
    “Organic Architecture Considered”

1990

BSA Newsletter

  • February ‘90, Boston, MA, Volume 76 #2
    “Larger Role Seen For Architects”

Design Spirit Magazine