People Leading the Movement

Fitwel Champions: Perkins + Will

Perkins+Will San Francisco, © Joe Ben




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Ambassadors are leaders and active participants in Fitwel’s healthy building movement. They are well-versed in the evidence-based connection between design and health, can integrate Fitwel’s strategies within projects, and are able to effectively navigate the Fitwel Portal to track progress and attain Fitwel Certification.

Ambassador Benefits

As an Ambassador, you will receive:

  • exclusive updates from Fitwel

  • a two-week response time to questions

  • a fast track through the project review and certification process

  • recognition through a certificate and listing on

  • AIA credits where applicable

Becoming an Ambassador

Become an Ambassador by registering for Fitwel’s Introductory Ambassador Course today.

The Introductory Ambassador Course introduces the rationale and evidence used to develop Fitwel and its high-impact strategies, while also familiarizing participants to the digital interface used for certification. The course includes a 60-minute pre-recorded training video, access to the Fitwel Reference Guides, and a follow up 50-question multiple choice online exam. A passing score on the exam qualifies you to be listed as an Ambassador. Each registration is for individual use and valid for one Introductory Ambassador Course. No prior expertise in health or building systems is required.

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Featured Ambassadors

Ruby Gonzalez-Jimenez

Sr. Director, Certifications

Verdani Partners

As a professional working in the green building certifications, Ruby is proud that she has been able to provide recommendations on how to support health within buildings by using baseline standards such as Fitwel.

Anna Robinson

Design Associate

AvalonBay Communities

Anna’s passion for sustainability began while receiving her undergraduate degree at American University. It was there she was introduced to green building principles and sustainable development and become a LEED Green Associate.

Cara Kennedy

Sustainability Project Manager


Cara manages sustainability projects on a commercial real estate scale including third-party building certifications for a variety of clients. Cara was first introduced to Fitwel through her involvement with the Illinois Green Alliance, the local chapter of the USGBC.

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Michelle Diamond
BCaR, Quality and Sustainability Manager, Structuretone
Dublin, Ireland
Joined 2020/07/28
Katrina Herd
Project Management, Govan Brown & Associates Limited
Toronto, Canada
Joined 2020/07/27
Patricia Rotondo
Senior Principal | Director of Interior Design, Antunovich Associates
Chicago, IL
Joined 2020/07/26
Curtis Glover
Assistant Project Manager, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Washington, D.C.
Joined 2020/07/26
Leslie Zarker
Senior Manager, Multifamily Housing and Energy Efficiency, ICF
Fairfax, VA
Joined 2020/07/26
Christopher Webb
Head of Sustainability & Environmental Management Systems, TP Bennett
London, United Kingdom
Joined 2020/07/25
Trupti Doshi
Project Manager, Mirador Group
Bellaire, TX
Joined 2020/07/25
Arthur Madsen
Architecture Coordinator, MW.arq
São Paulo, Brazil
Joined 2020/07/25
Lucy Bagshaw
Associate Director, TP Bennett
London, United Kingdom
Joined 2020/07/25
Renata Politi
Architect, Politi Matteo Arquitetura
São Paulo, Brazil
Joined 2020/07/24
Rita Patterson
QA/QC Field Engineer, Dart/Decco
George Town, Cayman Islands
Joined 2020/07/24
Caitlin Charlet
Urban Design Principal, Terreform
Brooklyn, NY
Joined 2020/07/23
Sarah Wright
Associate Architect, ZGF Architects
Seattle, WA
Joined 2020/07/23
Isabella Taquechel
Interior Designer, Biohabitability & Biophilic Design,
Barcelona, Spain
Joined 2020/07/22
Alcan Zekia
Architectural Assistant, TP Bennett
London, United Kingdom
Joined 2020/07/22
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