THE DINOS

The DINOS

JASON LORCHER PE
PRINCIPAL
PROVIDERSHIP DIRECTOR

LEED® AP BD+C, O+M, H, Green Rater, CEA, CEM, CEPE, CBCP, QCxP, CRM, GBE, CGBP, GPR, HBDP, WELL AP

As Founder of Green Dinosaur, Jason brings over 20 years of professional engineering experience across a broad portfolio of projects demonstrating his unique passion for informed, rigorous, environmentally-responsible buildings. As Principal and Chief Executive Officer for Green Dinosaur, Jason is responsible for thought leadership in engineering, modeling, and commissioning. His vision and desire for innovation have created a model for design leadership across the industry.

EXPERIENCE

GreenWorks Studio
Studio Leader (2003-2007)

Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum (HOK)
Mechanical Engineer (1997-2002)

URS Consultants
Mechanical Designer (1995-1997)

Schooley Caldwell Associates
Mechanical Designer (1994-1995)

ORGANIZATIONS

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

American Society of Heating, Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Building Commissioning Association (BCA)

Build It Green® (BIG)

California Association of Building Energy Consultants (CABEC)

International Living Future Institute (ILFI)

United States Green Building Council (USGBC)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS

Certified Building Cx Professional (CBCP)

Certified Energy Analyst (CEA)

Certified Energy Manager (CEM)

Certified Energy Plans Examiner (CEPE)

Certified Green Building Professional (CGBP)

Certified Carbon Reduction Manager (CRM)

Certified Green Building Engineer (GBE)

GreenPoint Rater – New Homes (GPR)

High-Performance Building Design Professional (HBDP)

LEED® Accredited Professional (AP)
Building Design & Construction (BD+C)
Operations & Maintenance (O+M)
Homes (H)

LEED® for Homes Green Rater

Licensed Mechanical Engineer (PE)
State of California

Qualified Cx Process Provider (QCxP)

Well Accredited Professional (WELL AP)

HONORS • AWARDS

University of Southern California
Lecturer – Energy Modeling (2011)

EDUCATION

Ohio State University
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (1993)

SHANE HANSEN PE
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL

LEED® Green Rater, Green Associate, CEA, CBCP, HERS, CPHC®

Shane brings a comprehensive background in the construction industry. Gaining early hands-on experience within a family contracting business in carpentry, framing, masonry, plumbing, and electrical systems; Shane continued on to acquire an education in architectural engineering. With this broad experience, Shane brings a inimitable voice to design integration and the commissioning process. His work and passion are rooted in a belief that the buildings we design must continue to provide health, shelter, and inspirational environments – without negatively impacting our planet.

EXPERIENCE

Lawrence Technological University
Engineering Technician – Southfield, MI (2011- 2013)

Rocky Mountain Electric, LLC
Electricians Apprentice – Greeley, CO (2010-2011)

The Department of Natural Resources
Design Engineer – Olympia, WA (2010)

The Evergreen State College
Engineering Assistant – Olympia, WA (2009-2010)

Housemaster
Home Inspector – Cedar Hills, UT (2005-2006)

ORGANIZATIONS

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

Building Commissioning Association (BCxA)

California Association of Building Energy Consultants (CABEC)

United States Green Building Council (USGBC)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS

Certified Energy Analyst – Residential (CEA)

Certified Building Cx Professional (CBCP)

HERS Rater – California (I, II)
California Energy Commission (CEC) New Construction/Alterations
California Energy Commission (CEC) Whole House Rater
California Energy Commission (CEC) Photovoltaic
California Energy Commission (CEC) RCA
Department of Energy (DOE) ENERGY STAR

LEED® Green Associate (GA)

LEED® For Homes Green Rater

Licensed Mechanical Engineer (PE)
State of California

PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC)

HONORS • AWARDS

Lawrence Technological University
Deans List

The Evergreen State College
Student Project Manager – Agriculture Lab Building Design

Whatcom Community College
Member Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

EDUCATION

Lawrence Technological University
Master of Architectural Engineering (2011-2014)

Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (2011-2014)

The Evergreen State College
Bachelor of Science, Sustainability Engineering (2010)

Brigham Young University
Civil Engineering (2008)

Whatcom Community College

VANESSA MOSQUEIRA
OFFICE MANAGER

Vanessa has a background in the hospitality and service industries, managing operations and staff of diverse roles and experience. Broadening her experience with Green Dinosaur, Vanessa has demonstrated a strong capability for organizational leadership, fostering meaningful experiences and integrating personal attention to operations. She blends a passionate personal affinity for care and social responsibility with interests in culture and music history.

EXPERIENCE

Lukshon
Assistant Manager (2011-2014)

Riva
Head Host (2009-2011)

Marketing Assistant (2009-2011)

Fraiche
Shift Leader (2007-2011)

EDUCATION

Santa Monica College
Selected Coursework (2009)

Culver City High School (2007)

BING GUERIN
ASSOCIATE

LEED® AP BD+C, H, Green Rater, GPR, HERS, PMP

Bing brings a broad background in project management, construction, business management, and sustainable building practices. Growing up within a family owned custom home building business, and having worked for a nationally established homebuilder, he has been exposed to varied product types. Bing has a strong belief that buildings must be designed and implemented in a fashion that combines energy efficiency, resource conservation, and occupant health. Having worked extensively as a project manager, Bing works to facilitate an integrated project team to ensure the success of sustainable building program certifications.

EXPERIENCE

LJP Construction Services
Sustainable Construction Consultant – Irvine, CA (2012-2015)

Fort Hill Construction
Project Manager/Department Co-Chair for Department of Sustainability – Los Angeles, CA (2010-2012)

EnDev Enterprises, LLC
Senior Project Manager – San Diego, CA (2007-2010)

Ryland Homes
Project Manager – Fort Myers, FL (2005-2007)

ORGANIZATIONS

Build It Green® (BIG)

United States Green Building Council (USGBC)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS

California B License Contractor (#939490)

GreenPoint Rater – New Homes (GPR)

HERS Rater – California (I)
California Energy Commission (CEC) New Construction/Alterations

LEED® For Homes Green Rater 

LEED® Accredited Professional (AP)
Building Design & Construction (BD+C)

Homes (H)

National Green Building Standard – Green Verifier (NGBS)

Project Management Professional (PMP)

WaterSense Inspector

EDUCATION

Northeastern University
Bachelor of Science (2001)

Boston Latin School (1994)

KAREN BRAGG RA
ASSOCIATE

LEED® AP H, Green Rater

Karen brings over 25 years of Architectural experience on multiple building types. From museums and municipal projects to factory built homes, her commitment to environmental stewardship has brought her to continually seek better ways to integrate high performance practices into the design and construction process.  As Associate for Green Dinosaur, Karen has a team focus and is responsible for guiding the Integrated Design process to deliver high performance architectural services to our clients. Karen brings an exciting and sophisticated lens to complex work products.

EXPERIENCE

Blu Homes
Senior Project Architect – Vallejo, CA (2011-2015)

Living Homes
Project Architect – Santa Monica, CA (2006-2010)

Richard Meier & Partners
Associate, Project Architect – Los Angeles, CA (2000-2006)

Polshek Partnership
Job Captain – New York City, NY (1998-2000)

Richard Meier & Partners
Junior Architect – Los Angeles, CA (1993-1997)

ORGANIZATIONS

AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
Co-Chair (2003-2007)

United States Green Building Council (USGBC)
Founding Member of Los Angeles Chapter (2001-2002)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS

Registered Architect (RA)
State of California

LEED® Accredited Professional (AP)
Homes (H)

LEED® For Homes Green Rater

EDUCATION

Columbia University
Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design (1998)

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc)
Bachelor of Architecture (1987)

MELANIE ONNEN
SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR

LEED® AP BD+C

Melanie has a background in environmental studies and planning. Her strong beliefs in environmental sustainability led her to pursue an education in energy management and design. Melanie is responsible for sustainability coordination supporting the greater team. With her understanding of building envelope and detailed approach to her work she has become a integral part of our energy simulation team. Melanie’s continued interest in building science and architecture pushes her to continue growing her knowledge base.

EXPERIENCE

TLCD Architecture
Architectural Intern – Santa Rosa, CA (2014)

Sonoma State University
Teaching Assistant – Sonoma, CA (2013)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS
LEED® Accredited Professional (AP)
Building Design & Construction (BD+C)

HONORS • AWARDS

Sonoma State University
Alpha Pi Delta Honor Society

Sigma Alpha Lambda Honor Society
Deans List

EDUCATION

Sonoma State University
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Environmental Studies and Planning (2014)

Concentration in Energy Management and Design
Cum Laude

Independent Coursework
Passive Solar Design (ENSP 437)

Electrical Energy Management (ENSP 338)
Thermal Energy Management (ENSP 337)
Energy, Technology and Society (ENSP 330)

JUSTINE MOURON EIT
SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR

LEED® AP H

Justine has a background in civil and environmental engineering. She believes that buildings have the strongest influence in changing our behavior, because they model the way we live. Justine is responsible for sustainability coordination supporting the greater team. She has become a valued member of our energy simulation team through her understanding of building systems and intense interest in building engineering. Justine continues to expand her skill set through education and involvement with local sustainability organizations.

EXPERIENCE

University of California Los Angeles
French Teaching Assistant – Los Angeles, CA (2014-2015)

Gagneraud Construction
Project Engineering Intern – Paris, France (2014)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS

Engineer In Training (EIT)

LEED® Accredited Professional (AP)
v4 Homes (H)

LEED® Green Associate (GA)

HONORS • AWARDS

ETP Organization
Treasurer – Better Home

Event Coordinator – Mécène
Event Coordinator – Oenologie

Solar Decathlon 2014 (Team Paris, France)
Engineering position on the conception phase

EDUCATION

University of California Los Angeles
Master of Science (MSc) Civil and Environmental Engineering (2015)

Ecole spéciale des Travaux publics, du Bâtiment et de l’Industrie
Master of Science Civil Engineering (2015)

Ecole spéciale des Travaux publics, du Bâtiment et de l’Industrie
Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering (2010-2014)

CHIH-JEN (TOMO) CHENG EIT
SUSTAINABILITY ANALYST

Tomo has a background in civil and environmental engineering. He believes keeping a green, energy-efficient environment can elevate people’s living conditions while creating positive impacts on our society. Tomo plays a key role in supporting our teams in energy simulation, sustainability programs, and plan review.

EXPERIENCE

University of California Los Angeles
Post Graduate Researcher – Salton Sea Project (2016)

KJ Engineering United Consulting
Assistant Civil Engineer – Taipei City, Taiwan (2013-2014)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS
Engineer In Training (EIT)

HONORS • AWARDS

AIESEC Taiwan
Member – Congress Organizing Committee (2012)

President – Congress Organizing Committee (2011)

EDUCATION

University of California Los Angeles
Master of Science (MSc) Civil and Environmental Engineering (2014-2016)

Chalmers University of Technology – Gothenburg, Sweden
Environmental Engineering Exchange Program (2012)

National Chiao Tung University- Hsinchu City, Taiwan
Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering (2008-2012)

EMILY GREENSTREET
SUSTAINABILITY ANALYST
PROVIDERSHIP ADMINISTRATOR

Emily Greenstreet acts as the LEED® for Homes Providership Administrator managing delegated tasks and responsibilities of the Providership Director, including but not limited to contracts, accounting and records processes, for the Providership. Emily has a background in architecture. She is dedicated to improving health and wellbeing in the built and natural environment. Emily supports our architectural design team, assists with sustainability programs, and completes plan reviews.

EXPERIENCE

Modative
Project Manger – Culver City, CA (2016-2017)

Designer (2015-2016)
Junior Designer (2015)

National Tropical Botanical Garden
Horticultural Intern – Koloa, HI (2015)

BO.SHI Architects
Junior Designer – Los Angeles, CA (2014-2015)

DP Environments
Landscape Architect Intern – Arcadia, CA (2012-2014)

ORGANIZATIONS

Living Building Challenge (ILFI)
Member (2015-Present)

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

Undergraduate Architecture Student Council (uASC)
Member (2010-2014)

Sigma Alpha Lambda
Member – National Leadership and Honors Organization (2010-2014)

LICENSES • CREDENTIALS

Building Performance Analysis Certificate (BPAC)

HONORS • AWARDS

National Concrete Masonry Association
1st Place Orco Block Student Building Design Competition (2011)

EDUCATION

University of Southern California
Bachelor of Architecture (2009-2014)

Universitat Ramon Llull – Barcelona, Spain
Fall Architecture Program (2012)

CLINTON FOX
CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Clinton brings talent in communications and the creative arts with numerous years of experience in corporate communications. Holding a unique responsibility and role with the visual voice of Green Dinosaur, Clinton is committed to bringing clarity and simplicity to our work and messaging. He is a passionate advocate for every team member, leveraging his broad talents in graphics, photography, video, and communications to reinforce our teams’ message and mission.

EXPERIENCE

One Workplace
Marketing Specialist – Santa Clara, CA (2014)

Clinton Fox Projects
Producer, Designer – Venice, CA (2010-2013)

Steelcase, Inc.
Media Specialist  (2006-2011)
Showroom Manager – Santa Monica, CA (2004-2006)

EDUCATION

Compass College of Cinematic Arts
Winter Program (2003)

Grand Rapids Community College
Business and Marketing Coursework (1996-1998)