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Josie Plaut

Associate Director

Institute for the Built Environment


Josie is the Associate Director for the Institute for the Built Environment at Colorado State University. She has a degree in Business and Sustainability from Fort Lewis College and a Masters of Construction Management with an emphasis in Sustainable Building at Colorado State University. Josie has worked for over 10 years in the private, non-profit and government sectors to facilitate and coordinate green building projects and is an experienced instructor, lecturer and workshop facilitator. Josie is LEED BD+C Accredited Professional with working knowledge in LEED compliant design, construction, and documentation. Josie’s research interests include organizational change and processes as they relate to the adoption of sustainability and integrated design.