As the Director of New Construction, Andrea manages team members working on ground-up new construction and commissioning projects. Andrea also oversees long-term strategic planning for the new construction team and helps cultivate client relationships.
Andrea started as an intern at Bright Power and has since rapidly risen to Project Manager, Manager of New Construction, and now Director of New Construction. She co-founded the New Construction division after seeing an opportunity to expand Bright Powerâ€™s offerings to build green multifamily buildings from their conception.
Additionally, she serves as a Senior Project Manager for high level, unique projects that require deep experience, technical guidance, and detail. Daily activities of her team involve working with design teams to optimize design, conducting construction phase inspections and testing, as well as complying with relevant programs such as LEED, NYSERDA, Enterprise Green Communities, and Passive House.
Ultimately, Andreaâ€™s mission is to continuously improve the standard of energy efficiency and sustainability best practices across the development, design and construction industries.
Andrea is an active volunteer for GreenHomeNYC and is a proud member of the Women in Construction advocacy group. She also is a Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP), LEED Green Rater, and Certified Passive House Consultant (PHIUS).