PHCA Board of Directors Elections Results

Results are in! Four new board members will be seated for two-year terms on January 1, 2012:

  • Dave Calkins
  • Craig Hollow
  • Kurt Hurley
  • Sylvia Wallis

They will join these remaining board members, who have one year of their two-year terms remaining, to fill out the full nine seats:

November 20 PHCA Meeting: Meet the 2012 PHCA Board of Directors Candidates

Please join us at Pyramid Brewery in Berkeley for this special meeting to highlight PHCA's accomplishments in 2011 and meet the 2012 Board of Directors candidates. We look forward to seeing you Sunday!

Place: Pyramid Brewery Conference Room: 901 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
Meeting Fee: $10 for non-members (cash or check only) helps cover the venue cost and gets you a beer or other beverage (free for current PHCA Members. Not yet a member? Sign up for membership here)

REMINDER: Board of Directors nominee applications due in 8 days

Dear Passive House California Members & Supporters,

Nominee applications for the 2012 PHCA Board of Directors are due by midnight next Tuesday, November 15. PHCA seeks passionate, committed individuals throughout California to help take the organization and Passive House standard to the next level--please consider nominating yourself to join the board!

October 23 PHCA Meeting: Windows and the Passive House Standard

Please join us at Pyramid Brewery in Berkeley to learn (through an actual Passive House project) how critical window selection can be in making or breaking the heating demand requirement, and hear about differences between U.S. and European window testing standards and what it means for your projects. We'll also provide information about the upcoming Board of Directors elections to be kicked off November 20. We look forward to seeing you Sunday!  

Preparation Course for the International Passive House Designer or Consultant Exam: OCTOBER 8-9

Date: Saturday-Sunday, October 8-9, 2011, 9am-5pm
Place: Laney College, Carpentry Department: Classroom G161, 900 Fallon Street, Oakland, CA
Fees: $375 non-PHCA members, $345 PHCA Members

September 25 PHCA Meeting: New Adventures in Passive House

Please join us at our regular meeting venue, Pyramid Brewery in Berkeley, to learn about contractor Terry Nordbye's newest retrofit project, where he's applying Passive House principles and lessons learned from his previous Blue I and Blue II projects. We'll also discuss highlights from the Passive House Retrofit Event and hear your ideas for what to offer in 2012. We look forward to seeing you Sunday!  

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