Our Mission

Through public outreach, education, and advocacy, the Passive House Alliance Chicago works to promote the Passive House standard for a healthy, comfortable and energy-efficient built environment.

The Passive House Alliance Chicago is THE HUB for:

  • sharing information regarding the Passive House Standard amongst Chicago Region Passive House Consultants;
  • assisting the proliferation of the Passive House movement in the United States both publicly and municipally;
  • being a resource for clients investigating the use of the Passive House Standard in their next project.
  • being a resource for the latest building science news and practice to assist the Passive House community in designing the most energy efficient buildings possible.

Board Members

Tony Holub

Lindsey Elton
Co-Vice President

Tim Zelazny
Co-Vice President

Curtis Stewart

Jennifer Hamm

Tom Bassett-Dilley

Jeff Kocinski

Mark Wille

Tom Boeman


Membership in the Passive House Alliance Chicago (PHA-Chicago) provides the best opportunity to connect with others who are concerned about reducing the impact our building’s have on people and the environment. Join the rapidly expanding US and international network of Passive House professionals and interested stakeholders who have already discovered that Passive House provides one of the best ways to create buildings with better indoor air quality, increased energy efficiency, greater energy independence and reduced carbon emissions.

Members gain access and contribution rights to a wealth of Passive House tools, data, resources and industry information, as well as discounts on training, education courses, PHA events, Passive House building certifications, and more.

For more information about membership, click here.