New Governing Council Member: Kiersten Washle

We are pleased to announce Kiersten Washle will be joining the CWEEL Governing Council in January of 2023 as the Career Development Committee Chair.

Kiersten Washle, LEED Green Associate, LFA, CEM, ActiveScore AP is a Building Science Engineer with CMTA’s Boston Office. Ms. Washle has a B.S. in Systems Engineering & Sustainability, an M.S. in Engineering Management, and an MBA. She collaborates with building owners, utility companies, and third parties to benchmark, analyze, and design both new and retrofitted high performance buildings. She has been featured at national conferences, like the 2022 ASHRAE Winter Conference and most recently at Net Zero 2022, where she has spoken on sustainable design topics like Zero Energy and Decarbonization. She was recently named Emerging Change Agent of the Year by Built Environment Plus.

Kiersten is an avid volunteer of both AEE and CWEEL, as well as many other organizations including ASHRAE, Big Brother Big Sister, and Built Environment Plus. She is passionate about mentorship and wants to continue growing the career development committee's resources for both new and seasoned professionals in the energy sector.