LISA M. FERRETTO
Principal, Architect, and the Sustainability Director at Hord Coplan Macht
Lisa M. Ferretto, AIA, LEED, WELL, Eco-Districts AP, has been committed to sustainability throughout her life, from her first “eco-city” designed at 8 years old, to her time in Portland, Oregon, back to her hometown of Baltimore. She is a Principal, Architect, and the Sustainability Director at Hord Coplan Macht where she consults on many projects across all studios, and promotes the integration of sustainability and well-being throughout the entire design process.
Lisa describes herself as an “urban scientist” studying the interconnected systems of people with each other, nature, and cities. She is a member of the Baltimore Sustainability Commission and a former member of the MD Green Building Council advocating for environmental equity. She was the founder of GREEN events | Baltimore and has volunteered with AIA COTE, Committee on the Environment , Portland’s City Repair Project, and Baltimore’s Green Building Task Force. She is a Climate Reality Climate Leader, SEED Accredited, a Green School Leader, and an Eco-Charrette Accredited Facilitator. Ms. Ferretto was recognized as a 2012 “Leading Woman” and a 2016 “Top 100 Woman” by the MD Daily Record.