Wendy Rogers has designed, shared and promoted innovative,high-performance learning environments through her work at LPA where she has practiced since 1987. She has worked collaboratively in both public and private schools
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A Green Schools Chair for the U.S. Green Building Council, Rogers works tirelessly to promote the adoption and design of green schools in California. An experienced educational designer, Rogers uses data and evidence to demonstrate the principles and strategies at work in sustainable school design. In 2009, she co-authored the Green School Primer: Lessons in Sustainability, and she regularly shares her expertise and knowledge through national, state and local speaking engagements. Rogers has worked with more than 75 community groups, school boards and districts on innovative and sustainable educational projects across the state, recently completing work on the innovative Samueli Academy Charter High School in Santa Ana, California.
As Chief Talent Officer, Rogers is responsible for developing the culture and lifestyle at the firm to retain and attract the best and brightest people who want to learn every day and in every aspect of their career to make a difference in the built environment.
A graduate of California Polytechnic State University in Pomona, California, Rogers is a LEED Accredited Professional and an active member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the U.S. Green Building Council.