Jay Wilson

Program Analyst at Department of Energy and Environment
RA, LEED AP BD+C, Washington, District of Columbia
United States

Jay Wilson is a green building expert with the Urban Sustainability Administration at the District’s Department of Energy and Environment in Washington D.C. He advances and integrates sustainable development and green building strategies into commercial and neighborhood scale development, including clean energy technology, green infrastructure, and green financing strategies. Jay is a registered architect and advises private developers, the Zoning Commission and public agencies to increase the sustainability and resilience of large scale urban development. He also manages the Green Light Grant Program which focuses on research and innovation in green building. Prior to joining DOEE, Jay was Director of Sustainable Design and Senior Project Manager at Wiencek + Associates Architects + Planners in DC, where he focused on the preservation and greening of affordable housing communities throughout the mid-Atlantic. Jay served on the Board of Directors of the USGBC National Capital Region Chapter from 2011 through 2015 and was recognized as the AIA|DC Emerging Architect of the Year in 2009.