Driven to create a profitable regenerative legacy for people, nature, and the built environment, Amanda brings an in-depth understanding of architecture and proven success at facilitating some of the most sustainable projects in the nation. Core competencies include:

  • Creative and technical expertise in green strategies and project design issues

  • Leadership in high-performance integrated design

  • Strong collaborative spirit and an inclusive solution-generating approach

  • Ability to inspire clients and achieve their vision within schedule and budget

  • More than 95 LEED certifications including 10 LEED-Platinum buildings

As founder and Principal of GreeNexus Consulting, Amanda’s talent and passion direct the sustainable design efforts for a variety of project types including: higher education, retail, commercial office, civic, multi-family, and municipal facilities.

Amanda leverages the expertise of project team members in a collective pursuit of holistic strategies best suited to the project's goals. The results are award-winning projects and more than 9 million square feet of LEED-certified space.

Amanda’s design sensibilities and advocacy in the green building movement make her an active participant in the Texas and southern regional sustainable community. Amanda has served as the co-chair for the AIA Houston Committee on the Environment (COTE) and the COTE regional team leader for the Gulf Coast and Southeast regions.


  • Licensed Architect in the State of Texas, License #19728. NCARB #102445

  • LEED® Accredited Professional BD+C, ID+C– New Construction, Commercial Interiors 

  • Certified Permaculture Designer, 2008, Houston Permaculture Guild

  • Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC), Passive House Institute US

  • Sustainable Sites Accredited Professional (SITES AP)

  • FITWEL Ambassador

  • Living Future Accredited (LFA), International Living Future Institute


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