Associate Professor, University of Washington
Kathrina Simonen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture at the University of Washington with over 15 years of professional practice experience as an architect and structural engineer. Her research is focused on environmental life cycle assessment (LCA) and integrated practice. She is founding director of the Carbon Leadership Forum an industry-academic collaborative focused on linking LCA to design and construction practice. She authored an LCA handbook for building industry professionals, Life Cycle Assessment, published in 2014.