Megan Saunders

Position: Director, Sustainability
Education: City & Regional Planning, Rutgers University

Since 2008, Megan has specialized in green building consulting and sustainability leadership for a large variety of mixed use, educational, hospitality, corporate and commercial projects. Her experience ranges from leading design and construction teams to achieve various sustainability goals (including LEED certification), Enterprise Green Communities, Energy Star and others, to positions in the non-profit sector, including serving as consultant to the Center of Market Innovation at the Natural Resources Defense Council and Executive Director of the Stamford, Connecticut 2030 District. She has served in a leadership capacity for the establishment of sustainable design practices for multiple national and international companies, including Starwood Hotels, JLL, CBRE, SL Green, Deloitte and Jonathan Rose Companies.

As a green building advocate, Megan has directed and managed the sustainable design activities of major projects with municipal and corporate clients. She is an expert at building partnerships and is a recognized public speaker promoting sustainability across the country – for the U.S. Green Building Council, Northeast Sustainable Energy Association and other organizations.