Shellie Collier of Homage Design has over fifteen years of experience in green project management, renovation, new construction, and architectural restoration. With this background she is able to consult from a builder’s perspective, while having a full knowledge of green building techniques and materials. In addition, Shellie has studied elements of sustainable design through both biomimicry and permaculture.
Shellie was Project Manager for the Marrakesh House, a sustainable cultural event space. The main principals of the Marrakesh house were energy efficiency, water efficiency, re-use, indoor air quality, and renewables. The house also features a four seasonal food garden. This is a perfect example of where nature and technology can co-exist.
Ms. Collier is one of a select few LEED for Home representatives in California. She is currently guiding 32 projects through the LEED for Home process and has completed 16 LEED projects that achieved the Platinum rating. Throughout the state of California, she is ushering Custom homes, Condominiums, Mid-Rise, Multi-Family Complexes, as well as a 16-unit Foster Care Facility through the LEED for Homes process. Shellie is a green consultant for multiple development and architecture firms in Los Angeles and is a Green Point Rater and Certified Green Building Professional. She has been a guest speaker for many organizations and community events including Alt Build and the Green Building Advisor Program, and has lectured at Santa Monica College for their new Green Building Advisory curriculum.