Senior Director, Sustainable Practice & Knowledge  |  American Institute of Architects

Melissa Wackerle

Melissa Wackerle is a climate action strategist with a 20+ years of experience in sustainable design and construction plus Master’s degree in Sustainability and Development. Her background ranges from green building certification management to enterprise and community consulting, Carbon Disclosure Project reporting, energy and water efficiency recommendations and green construction practices. She has contributed to numerous AIA programs, including the launch of the award-winning A&D Materials Pledge since joining the AIA in 2014.