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The time for “Do less harm” has passed. It’s time for the beginning of being; the beginning of a Living Future. Join us next April for Living Future 2015. We’ll explore a genuine sense of place and community as the bellwether of truly restorative design.

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Thursday, April 2 • 10:30am - 12:30pm
Just Right: Social Equity as Standard Practice

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This session assembles a panel of three organizations from three very different industry sectors to explore a sensitive and pressing issue: social justice in the workplace. The panel discussion will touch upon the urgency and immediacy of achieving equity in the workplace and then cover the business case for social justice, including how ILFI's Just Program benefits organizations and their employees. It is up to all of us to engage with these issues until we achieve equity and social justice in our workplaces. This session will conclude with concrete strategies for improving your organization year upon year.


Moderators
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Francis Janes

Manager, JUST Program, International Living Future Institute
Francis has a broad range of management experience in the Information Technology, Food Service and Financial Services sectors. Most recently, he served as Vice President at Beneficial State Bank, a mission driven community bank and a pioneer in socially responsible banking practices. Having lived in Seattle since 1997, Francis enjoys the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest and the opportunity to meet passionate social and environmental change... Read More →

Speakers
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Anthony Guerrero

Director, Facilities & Administration, Natural Resources Defense Council
As Senior Director of Facilities and Administration, Anthony leads development of sustainability strategies for the core operations of NRDC, focusing on the triple bottom line: social equity, sustaining the environment and financial viability. Anthony puts in practice the principles of the Living Building Challenge to revamp the internal operations of NRDC and to demonstrate transformation in Operations Management.  Under his leadership NRDC... Read More →
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Alicia Daniels Uhlig

Principal, Director of Sustainability, GGLO
Alicia Daniels Uhlig is an architect and passionate sustainability advocate. As Principal and Director of Sustainability, Alicia spearheads internal research initiatives and is GGLO’s driving force for bringing integrated sustainable design solutions to projects. Before joining GGLO in 2005, Alicia’s sustainable design focus directed her to work in Italy, and practice architecture in the U.S. Virgin Islands and with Van der Ryn... Read More →
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Megan White

Senior Sustainability Consultant, Integral Group
Megan brings over 6 years of experience in the sustainable building industry to the Integral Group team. Ms. White has consulted on over 40 projects and a wide array of building types, with roles from head LEED consultant to construction sustainability engineer. Her focus is on pre-construction services – working with the end user and building operations staff to ensure success throughout the design and construction phase and beyond... Read More →



Thursday April 2, 2015 10:30am - 12:30pm
Ballard Room Sheraton Hotel

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