Divya’s combined background in architecture, sustainability and business gives her a holistic perspective on green building issues. She uses these insights to help clients create comprehensive sustainability strategies that enable organizations to better support their business goals, create user centric spaces and positively impact their community. Since joining Paladino, Divya has worked on more than 10 million square feet of LEED certified projects.
Divya leads Paladino DC’s efforts to build our resource base on various city code requirements and new green building certification and reporting systems including the WELL building standard and GRI reporting. She helps grow our team’s technical expertise and educate the firm’s clients so they understand both the impacts and the benefits to their business through knowledge sessions.
Divya primarily focuses on high performance buildings. She guides in-depth research on technical and operational issues to analyze feasibility and identify successful implementation strategies. She has worked with teams to facilitate eco-charrettes and visioning sessions to generate innovative design goals and define system performance requirements.