LEED Fellow

Marija Golubović of ENERGO selected as 2017 LEED Fellow
LEED Fellows are "best-of-the-best" in green building design, engineering and development
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16.10.2017. – Energo has announced that Marija Golubović, Technical Director has been named a 2017 LEED Fellow by the Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI).
This year’s 23 Fellows are being honored for their outstanding work as LEED Professionals and for the significance of their contributions to the green building community and LEED, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, the world’s most widely used green building rating system. 
LEED Fellows are recognized as the most exceptional professionals in the green building industry, and it is the most prestigious designation awarded from GBCI.
“We are honored and proud to have Marija Golubović as one of this year’s LEED Fellows” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO of GBCI and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). “Marija has shown superb leadership as a green building advocate and has continued to help shift the norm of how the industry plans and builds sustainably. Marija’s work and credibility in the industry has been proven time and time again by her outstanding leadership in the green building movement, and motivates all of us to continue the charge forward in creating sustainable, healthy and connected communities through the built environment”.
To be selected, LEED Fellows are nominated by their peers, must have at least 10 years of exceptional impact in the green building industry, hold a LEED AP with specialty credential and undergo an extensive portfolio review, among other requirements.

The evaluation process is carried out by the LEED Fellow evaluation committee.

The recipients will be honored at the 2017 USGBC Leadership Awards Luncheon at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo taking place Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 in Boston. 

About Marija
Marija Golubović is a world-class mechanical engineer, with over 20 years of experience designing and commissioning mechanical systems for a wide range of building types, military vessels, and cruise ships, and a true green building pioneer. As one of the first LEED-APs in south-central Europe, she has served as designer, consultant, commissioning agent, and LEED Administrator for numerous LEED projects. She administered the certification of the first LEED-CS Project in Italy (Gold Level), and Serbia (Gold Level), and one of the few LEED-certified shopping centers in all of Europe (USCE).
Marija is also a leading champion of the LEED and green buildings throughout Italy and the Balkans. She founded the Serbia Green Building Council and served as its first president. As a member of the USGBC Faculty™ she has trained hundreds of professionals in Europe. Webinars and education programs created by Marija and her team are available in 7 languages - English, Italian, Serbian, Macedonian, Russian, French and Spanish with the intention to facilitate European market in LEED adoption. She has organized numerous conferences and symposia in Italy, Serbia, and beyond, attracting leading experts from all over Europe and the United States.
Marija is one of the first European Green Raters and a HERS Rater and is the first woman in Europe to become a Certified Commissioning Authority (Associated Air Balancing Council Commissioning Group). Marija is also one of the first European WELL AP.
  • LEED AP (Accredited professional) since February  2008 - More than 700.000 sqm LEED certified buildings (administration) all over the Europe
  • USGBC Faculty since September 2012
  • LEED for Homes Green Rater and Energy Rater since May 2014
  • Certified CxA since 2013
  • DGNB Consultant
  • WELL AP since June 2016
  • Expert in LCA and EPD
  • M.Sc.Eng.M. University of Belgrade
  • M.Sc.Eng.M. University of Genova (thermotecnic)
  • Registered Technical Consultant for the Court of Milan (Italy)
  • Registered Commissioning Manager Regione Lombardia (Italy)
  • President of the Serbia Green Building Council (2010-2014) 

About Green Business Certification Inc.
GBCI is the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally.
Established in 2008, GBCI exclusively administers project certifications and professional credentials and certificates within the framework of the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building rating systems, as well as the PEER standard for power systems, the WELL building standard, the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES), Parksmart, EDGE (Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies), TRUE Zero Waste certification, Investor Confidence Project (ICP) for energy efficiency retrofits and the GRESB benchmark, which is used by institutional investors to improve the sustainability performance of the global property sector. www.gbci.org.

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