Building Resilience: LA is being led by USGBC-LA and includes a broad coalition of leading experts from across the resilience spectrum, including academics, scientist, building owners, local government, architects and engineers, emergency managers and community advocates.

For more information and to get involved, or to become a sponsor, contact Heather Rosenberg at

Building Resilience Los Angeles Team

Executive Director, USGBC-LA

Dominique Hargreaves

Director, Building Resilience-LA

Heather Rosenberg
USGBC Ginsberg Fellow

Steering Committee

Russell Fortmeyer
Arup (Technical Chair)

Marissa Aho
City of Los Angeles

Hilda Blanco, Ph.D.
USC Center for Sustainable Cities

Randy Britt
Vanir Construction Management, Inc.

Eric Brossy de Dios
Perkins and Will

Lauren Core
REV Sustainability

Roderick Dela Cruz, Southern California Edison

Andrina Dominguez
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Johanna Dyer
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

David Eisenman, MD
UCLA Center for Public Health and Disasters

David Fink
Climate Resolve

Richard France
Estolano LeSar Perez Advisors

Khalila Haynes
Climate Resolve

Maya Henderson
Kilroy Realty

Laurel Hunt
Loyola Marymount University Center for Urban Resilience

Nurit Katz
UCLA Facilities Management

Robert Kay

Krista Kline
Air Quality Management District

Cris B. Liban, D.Env., P.E.
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Nile Malloy
Climate Equity Strategist

Marine Maroukian

Kyle Momii
Sony Pictures Entertainment

Laura Muraida

Sue Perry
United States Geological Survey

Berwyn Salaazar
ASR Global

Sharla Shimono
JDM Associates

Gloria Walton

Jenny Whitson