ML (Mary Louise) Vidas has focused her career on connecting people and ideas for a sustainable future. As an Outreach Manager for the New Buildings Program with Energy Trust of Oregon, she utilizes her skills and experience. Her previous green building consulting business provided Living Building Challenge support, Earth Advantage project management, and charrette facilitation. Vidas is an Oregon Registered Architect, LEED AP BD+C, and holds a Masters degree in Architecture and a Certificate in Teaching Technical Subjects in Architecture. Vidas fosters sustainability from the building scale to the neighborhood scale, integrating technology with how people live, work and play.