Lois Sechrist

Ascension

Healthcare

 

Member profile details

First Name
Lois
Last Name
Sechrist
Organization
Ascension
 

Additional information

Industry Sector: Employer Category
Healthcare
Industry Sub-Sector: Position
Sustainability Consultant
LEED Professional Designation
  • LEED Green Associate
  • LEED AP ID+C
Chapter Leadership & Expertise
  • Member of Speakers Bureau
  • Recognized by Green Building Experts Program
 

Green Building Expertise

Areas of Expertise
Healthcare
LEED Green Associate exam prep instructor
Green cities (green government)
Green Building Expertise Recognition #1 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Chair - University City, MO Green Practices Commission

+ other speaking and writing engagements
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 2 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Created Webinar for Practice Greenhealth/ Co-presenter, March 2013 - "20% Energy Reduction by 2020 at Ascension Health"

https://practicegreenhealth.org/webinars/20-energy-reduction-2020-ascension-health-system
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 3 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Speaker - RCGA/ USGBC High Performance Buildings seminar, October 2013 - Topic: Energy Performance at Ascension Health

(link no longer on RCGA website)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 4 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Author & Instructor - St. Louis Community College & USGBC - "Greening Healthcare" class, July 2013 & July 2014

http://www.stlcc.edu/Document_Library/WCD/Corporate-College-Catalog.pdf

(page 11 in catalog)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 5 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Presenter - CleanMed 2013, Boston, MA (Practice Greenhealth conference - Healthcare sustainability organization) - "Leveraging Sustainability with Waste Contracts - Lessons Learned at Ascension Health"

http://www.prolibraries.com/pgh/?select=session&sessionID=179

(membership required in Practice Greenhealth)
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 6 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Presenter - Greening the Heartland 2013, Chicago, IL (LEED for Healthcare)

Implementing LEED for Healthcare: Inpatient Expansion at St. Vincent Fishers (IN) Medical Center
Session Code: BT64

http://www.buildingchicagoexpo.com/content/buildingchicago-session-descriptions
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 7 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Author & Instructor - USGBC National Online Course - "Greening Healthcare: What Goes In, Must Come Out"

www.usgbc.org/education/sessions/greening-healthcare-what-goes-must-come-out-4995690?share=no&uid=1191120
Green Building Expertise Recognition # 8 (Include direct link to publication / recognition)
Chair - University City, Missouri Green Practices Commission, (2) 3 year terms beginning in October 2011.

The Green Practices Commission provides guidance to the City to reduce its carbon footprint and increase green practices throughout the University City community, including the City itself, residential households, businesses, schools and other institutions.