Kath Williams + Associates named LEED® Proven Provider™ by Green Building Certification Institute
Status Acknowledges Kath Williams + Associates’s Role as High-Quality LEED
Bozeman, Montana — May 25, 2017 — Today, Kath Williams + Associates announced that the Green Building Certification
Institute (GBCI) has designated Kath Williams + Associates a LEED® Proven Provider™ for the LEED BD+C rating system family. This designation was
developed to streamline the LEED
project review process for experienced organizations that demonstrate consistent
excellence in administering LEED projects.
“Quality is at the
core of the LEED certification process, and Kath Williams + Associates has exhibited expertise in helping to bring
healthy, high-performing buildings to the market,” said Doug Gatlin, vice
president of program delivery, USGBC and GBCI. “The LEED Proven Provider model
represents a great partnership between Kath Williams +Associates and GBCI, because it allows GBCI to maintain
a rigorous certification program and gives Kath Williams + Associates the
opportunity to deliver LEED projects to its clients faster.”
Provider is designed to encourage and reward high-quality LEED project submissions
to minimize the need for additional work during the project review process. It
represents an opportunity for Kath Williams + Associates and LEED reviewers to work together to
enhance the LEED certification experience, simultaneously allowing Kath Williams + Associates to further invest in quality control and continuous
improvement and allowing LEED reviewers more opportunities for direct
engagement with and support for project teams.
demonstrate and maintain high-quality project submissions through LEED Proven
Provider receive significant benefits, such as greater access to a LEED reviewer
and recognition from USGBC for their sustained
track record of high-quality project submissions.