Technical Committee

The Technical Committee and its sub-groups are the principal forum for the discussion and preliminary adoption of technical specifications and standards, subject to the review, and within the strategic direction established by, the Board of Directors.

HPDC Technical Committee

The primary role of this core group is to preserve the integrity of the content in the Health Product Declaration. Responsibilities include interpretation, revision and expansion of the tool. In particular, participants are subject matter experts in one or more of the following areas:

• Authoritative Hazard Lists and Screening Lists
• Standard / Format / Assessment tool creation
• Compliance and Certification
• Chemicals Policy
• Material Chemistry / Chemical Assessment / Toxicology
• Life Cycle Analysis
• Building Product Specification
• Chemical Data Management and interoperability

2018 Technical Committee Members  (* designates term through 2/2019; others have term ending 2/2020 )

Name Member Organization Technical Committee Role
Mike Manzi, Chair Bora Architects General Member, User
Lisa Britton, Vice Chair Industrial Louvers General Member, Manufacturer
Wade Bevier* SmithGroupJJR General Member, User
Catherine Bobenhausen* Colden Corporation General Member, User
James Connelly* International Living Future Institute General Member, Ecosystem
Amy Hunsicker Clean Production Action Domain Expert, Ecosystem
Matteo Kausch Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute Domain Expert, Ecosystem
John Mlade*

Wolf Gordon

Affiliate Member, Manufacturer
Priya Premchandran Google, Inc. General Member, User
Lona Rerick* ZGF Architects LLP General Member, User
Max Richter Perkins+Will General Member, User
Leonard Sciarra Gensler General Member, User
Anita Snader* Armstrong World Industries General Member, Manufacturer
Rebecca Stamm Healthy Building Network General Member, Ecosystem
Annmarie Superka* Saint Gobain Domain Expert, Manufacturer
Frances Yang* Arup General Member, User
Luke Zhou* Humanscale Domain Expert, Manufacturer

Technical Committee Subgroups

Group Representatives (Bold=Chair) Member Category Organization
Content Inventory Tara Blank Ecosystem Elixir Environmental
Jeff Frost User Brightworks Sustainability LLC
Andrea Cooper Ecosystem International Living Future Institute
Ryan Dick Ecosystem GIGABASE Inc.
Robin Kunstmann* Manufacturer Krueger International, Inc.
Stacy Simpson* Manufacturer USG Corporation
Allison Smith* User HKS
Richard Turner* Ecosystem Carpet and Rug Institute
Hazards Mike Manzi User Bora Architects
Sara Tepfer User ARUP
Catherine Bobenhausen User Colden Corporation
Alexander Co Ecosystem International Living Future Institute
Michel Dedeo Ecosystem Healthy Building Network
Shari Franjevic Ecosystem Clean Production Action
Peter Girard Ecosystem toxnot PCB
Zach Guerrette Ecosystem ToxServices LLC
Matteo Kausch Ecosystem Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute
Colleen Large* User Vidaris
Annmarie Ott* Manufacturer Saint Gobain
Stacy Simpson Manufacturer USG Corporation
Allison Smith* User HKS Architechs
Supply Chain Luke Zhou Manufacturer Humanscale
Brent Trenga Manufacturer Kingspan
Aline Cobut* Ecosystem Vertima, Inc.
Katie Herber User Perkins Eastman
John Jewell* Ecosystem thinkstep
Anne McManus Manufacturer Haworth, Inc.
Jon Smieja* Manufacturer Andersen Corporation
Rami Vagal* Manufacturer Mohawk
Third Party Verification Edward Pavia Ecosystem ToxServices LLC
Summer Minchew* User Ecoimpact Consulting, LLC
Tara Blank Ecosystem Elixir Environmental
Ann Dougherty* Manufacturer Roppe Holding Company
Roy Green Manufacturer HNI Corporation
Roy Green Manufacturer HNI Corporation
Josee Lupien* Ecosystem Vertima, Inc.
Teresa McGrath Manufacturer Sherwin-Williams
Nicole Munoz* Ecosystem SCS Global Services
William Paddock Ecosystem WAP Sustainability Consulting
Natalie Walker* Ecosystem GreenCircle Certified
Harmonization Catherine Bobenhausen User Colden Corporation
Monica Miller Manufacturer ThyssenKrupp Elevator
Arthur Clarke III Manufacturer Metroflor Corporation
Wim Denecker Manufacturer Modulyss
Stacy Glass Ecosystem Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute
Peter Girard Ecosystem toxnot  PBC
Lauren Heine Ecosystem Northwest Green Chemistry
Jay Hindmarsh User Mahlum Architects
Casey Johnson Manufacturer Forbo Flooring Systems
Alexandra Muller Ecosystem International Living Future Institute
Priya Premchandran User Google
Dhruv Raina Manufacturer Tarkett
Shari Franjevic Ecosystem Clean Production Action
Denise Van Valkenburg Manufacturer Herman Miller

To express interest in participation and learn more about the nomination process, email info@hpd-collaborative.org.