Jim Newman LEED AP EB+OM
Jim Newman LEED AP EB+OM is a founder and principal of Linnean Solutions, which provides environmental planning services and tracks energy, environmental, and community impacts for companies, non-profit, and governmental organizations. Mr. Newman has over 20 years of experience is in the presentation of complex information for decision-makers at Linnean, and before that, as Director of Strategy and Business Development at BuildingGreen, LLC, publishers of Environmental Building News. Mr. Newman led research and production of the Cost of LEED report for BuildingGreen and was the project manager for the EPA-funded Green Guideline Specifications project. Mr. Newman's project experience includes energy audits for the Boston Architectural College as part of creating their Climate Action Plan, comprehensive environmental auditing for several other educational institutions, and managing the Atrium School renovation for the client.
Jim holds a BSAD from the Massachuests Institute of Technology and a MS in Management Science from Lehigh University.