Principal Architect and Educator

Elizabeth Calabrese


Elizabeth Freeman Calabrese, AIA, LEED AP, has been in the design industry over for 30 years. She is principal of Calabrese Architects, Inc. located in Burlington, Vermont with national and international projects to her credit. Elizabeth is a leading educator in the growing field of biophilic design and believes that ecology and biophilia belong at the foundation and core of professional design programs. As a consultant, she encourages a holistic, integrated, “eco-system” approach when incorporating biophilia into projects including those seeking Living Building Challenge and WELL Building certifications. Elizabeth co-authored "The Practice of Biophilic Design" with the late Dr. Stephen Kellert available at