PRINCIPAL + DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
LEED AP BD+C & O+M, WELL AP, Parksmart Advisor
Brandon Jones brings over 20 years of experience in the design, construction and sustainability industry. Prior to joining Ecoworks, Brandon served as the Director of Commercial Green Building Services for the Southface Energy Institute, the premier environmental non‐profit in the Southeast United States. Brandon has extensive experience managing engineers, architects and sustainability professionals to deliver sustainable consulting services, LEED project administration, trainings, energy auditing and energy modeling. Brandon has provided leadership on numerous high‐profile projects and programs, which include LEED for Existing Buildings Operation and Maintenance (EBOM) certification for Philips Arena, the first sports arena in the world to receive LEED EBOM certification; the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge, which has over 67,000,000 square feet of buildings pledging to meet a 20% energy and water reduction goal by the year 2020; and LEED Volume certification for Chick‐fil‐A, a customized program to streamline the LEED certification process for Chick‐fil‐A restaurants. In addition, Brandon has delivered trainings to hundreds of individuals on a wide‐range of sustainability topics, including LEED and energy code. Prior to his focus on sustainability, Brandon provided pre‐construction management and cost estimating services for numerous large, complex projects, for a nationally recognized, award‐winning architectural firm.