Passive House Certification: Katrin Klingenberg – Lessons Learned From the Field

This presentation is from the meetup group on April 18th, 2018 where executive director Katrin Klingenberg spoke about Passive House Certification from Passive House Institute US (PHIUS).

Katrin Klingenberg

Katrin Klingenberg is the executive director of the Passive House Institute US (PHIUS). PHIUS is an organization committed to making high-performance passive building the mainstream market standard. Katrin began her career in architecture with Murphy/Jahn in Chicago, Illinois. She then worked for the architecture firm Solomon Cordwell Buenz in Chicago. In 2002, she started her own firm and became a registered architect in Germany. In 2007, Katrin co-founded the Passive House Institute US to work on education. She is the executive and the lead instructor for the PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC) training. She also directs the technical and research programs at PHIUS which has trained over 2,000 architects, engineers, energy consultants, energy raters and builders in passive building standards. PHIUS has become the leading passive building research and information provider in North America.