Sylvia Wallis

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A design architect with Architecture for Education, Sylvia Wallis creates sustainable interventions that build community and enhance the unique identity of each place. Her interest in Passive House started with her project for her own house, the Shift House in Los Angeles, then grew as she saw the significant potential in using Passive House strategies to reduce GHG emissions. A Certified Passive House Consultant since 2009 and a former member of the Board of Directors of Passive House California, Sylvia has consulted on various residential and institutional passive house projects. She lectures regularly on Zero Energy and Passive House strategies at universities and conferences worldwide.

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Design Architect, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, CPHC
Architecture for Education


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9 years 6 months