Upcoming Augusta Events
The Augusta Branch of the USGBC-GA Chapter is a diverse group of people interested in learning more about green building and sustainable design. All are welcome to join our local Metro Augusta Green Scene, attend our meetings and training seminars or other Branch events. We do encourage you to seek membership with USGBC-GA to ensure you are notified of discounts and can take full advantage of membership benefits.
Our meetings provide a great opportunity for networking and fun. Our usual mix consists of architects, students, contractors, engineers, property owners, those in "green" professions and many others. The Branch Leadership Group (BLG) consists of USGBC-GA members who are leaders in sustainability in the Augusta area.
Branch Leadership Group (BLG)
The Augusta Branch follows the national organization's lead in working primarily through committees that form partnerships and strategic alliances with the other Chapter Branches and regional organizations. These committees are typically led by a Chairperson, with a Board Member serving as a liasion for strategic guidance, and are supported by a Co-Chair as well as volunteers.The Augusta BLG includes:
Drew Weigl, Dickinson Architects, Chair
Bob Munger, Munger & Associates, Chair Elect
Katie Robertson, Georgia Health Sciences, Secretary
Zack Miloni, Heavener Construction, Treasurer
Mike Griffin, Johnson Controls, Immediate Past Chair
Chris Lehi, 2KM Architects, Inc.
Justine Lewis Weigl, The Shaw Group
Margie McClain, MAU, Inc.
Chris Miller, MCG Health
Jenny Hinton, Keep Columbia Beautiful
Alex Shi, WJBF News Channel 6
If you are interested in serving in any capacity on one or more of our local Branch committees, please feel free to contact the designated Chair via the links provided.
Educational Programs & Events
The Education & Events Committee in the Augusta Branch is responsible for planning all of the Branch events including monthly educational sessions/meetings, Credential Maintenance Programs, Lunch & Learns, Networking, Tours, and more!
Participation on this committee is a great opportunity for members to become directly involved as a volunteer for the events that bring our Chapter together for learning, networking, and fun. For more information about this committee, you can contact us here.
Chair: Kyle Masters, JE Dunn Construction
The Membership Committee in the Augusta Branch focuses on ways to grow Chapter membership, increase benefits for Chapter members, and ensure that new members understand how to best participate in their local Branch activities. The Branch Membership Committee is also the liaison group with National USGBC regarding membership applications and renewals.
For questions about membership please contact us here.
Chair: Chris Miller, MCG Health
Liasons to Chapter Committees:
The Augusta Branch has members that represent the Branch as liasons to the Georgia Chapter Committees. Please visit the individual committee pages for more information about the work each committee performs.