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Alice Soulek

Alice Soulek

(509) 375-3992


Ms. Soulek’s clients include government, private companies, and industry associations. Work includes development and coordination of green building performance databases, evaluation tools, and benchmarks and metrics for national-level accounts. Ms. Soulek started with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)in 2009. Prior to joining PNNL, Ms. Soulek worked for U.S. Green Building Council as the Vice President for Certification, SAIC as a Sustainability Engineer and Manager for the Army at Fort Bragg in North Carolina, and as the Capital Facilities Planning Coordinator for the City of Olympia, Washington. Ms. Soulek is a U.S. Green Building Council LEED accredited professional. She has developed capital facilities planning software used throughout Washington State and holds a U.S. patent for a mechanical system that controls fouling on large ships.

Research Interests

  • Green building design and construction
  • Existing buildings – Sustainable renovations, materials, and equipment
  • Sustainable community development
  • Organizational development
  • Sustainable processes and tools

Education and Credentials

  • J.D. Baylor University
  • M.A. in Human Services, Saint Edwards University
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Saint Martins University
  • B.A. with honors, Political Science, Baylor University

Affiliations and Professional Service

  • U.S. Green Building Council LEED accredited professional

Energy and Environment

Core Research Areas