COLUMBIA, SC – June 30, 2009 – CDA Architects is proud to announce that Anna Dis Sveinsbjornsdottir is now a LEED®-Accredited Professional, having earned her Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design accreditation from the U.S. Green Building Council on Saturday, June 27, 2009.
Anna Dis has 5 years of design experience. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2002 from Converse College in Spartanburg, SC and joined CDA Architects in the fall of 2004. Anna Dis is well-versed with sustainable design, code review, corporate design, education/library design, and lighting design.
LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) design is an environmentally-friendly method which incorporates design and construction practices that significantly reduce or eliminate the negative impact of buildings on the environment and occupants. The LEED® Green Building Rating System is organized into five environmental categories: Sustainable Sites, Water Efficiency, Energy & Atmosphere, Materials & Resources, and Indoor Environmental Quality. Sustainable buildings supported by LEED® are quickly becoming a demanded factor in today’s world of design. The LEED® system was developed and is administrated by the U.S. Green Building Council; it promotes and guides comprehensive and whole-building integrated design.