Annual Meeting: PH Panel of Experts, Elections & Party on 12/15

Sun, 12/15/2013 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm

Please join us at Wooden Window in Oakland for this special meeting to highlight PHCA's accomplishments in 2013, meet the 2014 Board of Directors candidates in preparation for 2014 Elections, and ask Passive House experts your burning questions about technical issues. The food and best beer will be served early.  We look forward to seeing you Sunday, December 15th at 3pm!

Place: Wooden Window: 849 29th St, Oakland, CA 94608

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)

  • 3:00pm  Year in Review: 2013 Highlights & Feedback from the members & proposed changes to the by-laws
  • 3:20pm  Board of Directors candidate statements and Q&A 
  • 3:45pm  Passive House Panel of Experts: Have a burning question about Passive House? Get answers during this open Q&A with our own Passive House Experts, Katy Hollbacher, James Bill, AIA, and Bronwyn Barry.
  • 4:30pm  Year-end celebration!

About our presenters:

Katy Hollbacher is a Certified Passive House Consultant, Licensed civil engineer in California and Wyoming, Certified GreenPoint Rater, LEED Homes Representative, & Certified Energy Plans Examiner. The Principal and Founder of Beyond Efficiency, a green building consulting firm in Berkeley, Katy has consulted on Passive House projects throughout California.

Bronwyn Barry, Assoc. AIA and Certified Passive House Designer, is an award-winning designer with a passion for Passive House and building better buildings. A former PHCA board member and an expert in Passive House window technology, Bronwyn has been instrumental in bringing Passive House technical knowledge to the Bay Area. Bronwyn works at One Sky Homes, a Design|Build company that designed the first certified Net Zero house in the state.

James Bill, AIA, designed the CLAM House, the first newly constructed certified Passive House in California. A certified Passive House Designer and current PHCA board member, James co-founded and is president of Z I A [zero impact architecture] integrating beauty with the science of deep sustainability. 




Wooden Window
849 29th St
Oakland, CA 94608