Prospect Architecture

Build with Prospect

A Sustainable
Design/Build
Cooperative

John Williams, AIA

Certifications:
  • Certified Passive House Consultant
  • Passive House Tradesman
  • AIA Member
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI) Certified Building Analyst, Envelope Specialist, Heating Professional and Multifamily Specialist
  • LEED Accredited Professional (since 2002)

Committees and Organizations:

  • Pratt Center – Small Homes Energy Retrofit Advisory Committee 2015
  • 2015 NYC Energy Conservation Code Advisory Committee – NYC Department of Buildings
  • Mayor’s Office of Sustainability – Committee for NYC Passive House Strategy (2015 to present)
  • GPRO Homes Advisory Committee, Urban Green (2015 to present)
  • NY Passive House, Board Member, Secretary, Advocacy Committee Co-Chair (2012 to present.)
  • National Passive House Alliance (Vice President and Founding Board Member 2010)
  • New York Passive House Meetup founder (900+ members)
  • LEED for Homes NYC Evaluation Committee
  • LEED for Homes Advisory Committee, Urban Green
  • NYSERDA Mixed Use Building Advisory Committee
  • Municipal Art Society, Campaign for Preservation and Climate Change Advisory Committee
  • NYC Department of Buildings on Environmental Policy Issues

Adjunct Instructor:

  • 2011-2013 Parsons University, The New School for Design

Speaker:

  • EnerPHit Standard and Casestudy, AIA Center For Architecture (2015)
  • Passive House and a Democratic Workplace Economy, Meetup (2015)
  • Building Energy Conference, NYC (2013)
  • National AIA Convention, Washington DC.  Passive House Town and Country (2012)
  • Passive House Retrofits Presentation, Brooklyn, Buffalo, Albany (2012)
  • NY Passive House Meetup  (2010, 2011, 2012)
  • Net Impact Session, Passive House (2011)
  • MAS Conference on Climate Change and Preservation (2010)
  • Design on the Delaware AIA Conference (2010)
  • Municipal Art Society (2010)
  • Passive House National Conference (2009)

Education:

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (2001), Bachelors of Architecture.

Honors:

  • ENR(Engineering News Report) 20 under 40, served as a Judge to select 2014 recipients
  • ENR(Engineering News Report) 20 under 40 recipient, 2013 (Scroll down to the 8th recipient)
  • New Leaders Council (NLC) Fellow 2012