Sustainable Development and Accreditation Director
Leanne is the Sustainable Development and Accreditation Director at BRE Scotland, responsible for managing sustainable development consultancy services and the BRE Academy’s education and training offering for Scotland, Wales, Ireland and at BRE’s National Solar Centre. Her role includes managing the development of BRE Academy’s sustainability, refurbishment and energy training portfolios, in collaboration with a number of industry and academic partners. Leanne has been actively involved in a number of working groups, including the development of Building Standard Division’s Section 7 Sustainability standard and also works closely with clients and design teams on a range of buildings, ensuring that sustainability is embedded at every project stage. Leanne has had the opportunity to take the lessons learned from her Post Occupancy Evaluation delivery and help positively influence a number of projects, assisting clients in realising ambitious environmental and operational performance and successfully deliver healthy, fit for purpose developments. Leanne graduated with an MSc in Sustainable Engineering from the University of Strathclyde and she also has an Honours degree in Product Design Engineering from the University of Glasgow.