Bob is the Founder and CEO of the Healthy Buildings Companies, and the Co-Founder of Thriving Communities, a Napa-based real estate development company. Bob has worked over 30 years to improve the health and well-being of people, and that of our planet, through the built environment.
Net-Zero energy housing, beyond-green building technologies, and innovative investment vehicles are the tools that have enabled Bob to successfully build very sustainable projects throughout California since 1981. Thriving Communities does help solve the challenges of work-force and affordable housing as manifested by two current projects in Napa CA., while the Healthy Buildings companies are the Design / Build and Project Management part of the team.
Bob is a LEED Accredited Professional, a licensed CA General Contractor, and holds a B.S. in Biology and a Masters in Public Health. He served as president of the U.S. Green Building Council’s Redwood Empire Chapter and on the board of directors for Sustainable Napa County and the Asthma Coalition. He co-founded Thrive Napa Valley and is a current member of Napa City/County Housing Task Force.