Ganesh Nayak, AIA, NOMA, LEED AP (BD+C), is a principal at Metier Inc, in Atlanta, GA consulting on sustainable design and accessibility. He was awarded the US Army Corps of Engineers’ Charles Trainor team award for excellence for his work on LEED program management.
Ganesh has published, taught, and presented extensively on architecture, sustainability, equity, and disability. Presently Ganesh is the secretary of the AIA Georgia board and is past chair of AIA Atlanta’s Committee on the Environment (COTE). He is on the AIA National’s COTE Leadership Group and co-chairs the Climate Action-Climate Justice subcommittee. He serves on the code development committee of the International Green Construction Code (IgCC). He has also chaired the Georgia Department of Education’s State Advisory Panel for Special Education.