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Mara Baum at “Climate Legislation & Building Decarbonization” Session Hosted by USGBC

April 21, 2023

Join Mara Baum, Partner and architect, and local industry experts in a session “Climate Legislation & Building Decarbonization,” hosted by USGBC Northern California, on Thursday, May 18, 2023.

Event Details 

Date:                  Thursday, May 18, 2023
Time:                 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. PDT
Location:          Webcor 207 King St #300 San Francisco, CA
Fee:                    General Public $30; USGBC Member $20; Student $10

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Climate Legislation & Building Decarbonization 

The session explores how recent climate legislation and local policies will be shaping building decarbonization work in California.


  • Anuraag Jhawar, Sustainability Manager, Salesforce
  • Mara Baum, Partner Architecture + Sustainability, DIALOG
  • Miya Kitahara, Program Manager, Stop Waste
  • Jason Breede, Director at Stok
  • Moderator: Peter Temes, Founder and President, The Institute for Innovation in Large Organizations

About USGBC Northern California 

USGBC Northern California educates, motivates, provides resources, and advocates for industry transformation to build and maintain sustainable communities.

Together, they respond to the climate crisis by creating and managing regenerative, high-performance buildings that are accessible to everyone in our community. These buildings and communities allow us to live more sustainably in ways we can tangibly experience—our health, the air we breathe, and the water we drink. They offer a better quality of life for all, while also generating a lower global carbon footprint, reducing electricity and water bills, and creating new green jobs.

To learn more about USGBC Northern California, visit