2015 - Building, Design & Development

Building, Design & Development

Karen Jalon

National Director of Sustainability, Cadillac Fairview

Karen pioneered and continues to enhance CF’s national strategic sustainability framework, GREEN AT WORKTM, which focuses on green teams, third-party certification (LEED and BOMA BESt), and innovation in energy, water, waste, sustainable procurement practices and stakeholder collaboration.  Based on the first 5 years of the program, CF reduced its energy consumption by 16%, reduced its water consumption by 28% by 2013 over 2008 and achieved a waste diversion rate of 70%.