The vision of the 2030 Districts Network is to establish a global network of thriving high performance building districts and cities, uniting communities to catalyze transformation in the built environment and the role it plays in mitigating and adapting to climate change. Each District commits to meeting 50% reductions in energy, water and transportation related emissions as established by Architecture 2030 in its 2030 Challenge for Planning as seen below:
The 2030 Districts Network is a US registered 501 C3 non profit organization comprised of the Established 2030 Districts throughout the world. Its mission is to develop and sustain local 2030 Districts as they empower and inspire their members and partners to achieve the 2030 Challenge goals. The vision of the Network is to establish a global network of thriving high performance building districts and cities, uniting communities to catalyze transformation in the built environment and the role it plays in mitigating and adapting to climate change.
Currently, the Network includes over 470 million sq feet of commercial real estate whose owners have committed to working to achieve the Architecture 2030 Challenge for Planning goals to reduce resource use. Over 1,000 organizations have agreed to be part of the Network and over 1800 buildings are committed. The Network works with its members and partners to develop means to help the commercial real estate community overcome barriers to achieving the 2030 goals. The organization is led by its CEO, Catherine Olteanu.
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The Network Board of Governors
The organization is governed by a Board of Governors chosen by the 2030 Districts. Governors are committed to helping the Network, the Districts and their members succeed in achieving the Architecture 2030 goals for resource reduction.
Brett Phillips, Unico Properties, Board Chair
Jiri Skopek, Board Vice Chair
Tim Thiel, Covestro, LLC, Treasurer
Anna Siefken, Carnegie Mellon University, Secretary
Cindy Cicigoi, Cleveland 2030 District, At Large Exec Committee Member
Vincent Martinez, Architecture 2030, At Large Exec Committee Member
Matthew Combe, Seattle 2030 District
Tyler Harris, GSA
Jason Kobeda, Pittsburgh Steelers
Stan Lew, San Francisco 2030 District
Andrea Pinabell, Southface
Jon Utech, Cleveland Clinic
Jenita Warner, Eaton Corp.
Jill Zeigler, Brookfield Asset Management
Non Profit Governance
The 2030 Network is committed to be an organization which upholds the highest standards of corporate governance and expects all representatives of the organization to do the same.
Below are corporate governance documents available for public viewing.
- Public Reporting and Transparency Policy
- Articles of Incorpration
- Network By-Laws
- Document Retention Policy
- Equity Policy
- Conflict of Interest Policy
- Whistleblower Policy
- Executive Compensation Policy