Christopher Schaffner

President at The Green Engineer, Inc.
LEED Fellow, PE, Concord, Massachusetts
United States

Chris Schaffner, PE, LEED Fellow is founder and President of The Green Engineer, Inc. a sustainable design consulting firm located in Concord, MA. He has 29 years of experience in the design of building systems with a focus on energy efficiency and sustainability. A long time promoter of sustainable design, Chris is currently an elected member of the USGBC Advisory Council, as well as a volunteer chair of the LEED Advisory Committee. He previously served on the USGBC Board of Directors, as Chair of the Energy and Atmosphere Technical Advisory Group (TAG) and as a member of the Indoor Environmental Quality TAG, among other volunteer roles with the USGBC. Chris and his team work with architects, engineers, and building owners to help create buildings that use less energy, are healthier, and better for the environment than standard practice. The Green Engineer, Inc. is employee owned, became a Certified B Corp in 2011, and is also a Massachusetts Benefit Corporation. In 2016 The Green Engineer, Inc. was recognized by B Labs as “Best for the World” for their environmental impact.