LEEDing the Way with Erosion Control Solutions

Lisa W. Simms, PE, CPESC

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is always growing and adapting to environmental needs and concerns. The erosion control industry has been at the forefront of producing responsible solutions to development and redevelopment needs. We are excited to share with you what we have learned and the solutions we produce for your LEED projects.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Introduction to terms sustainable site (SS), material & resources (MR), water efficiency (WE) and regional priority (RP).
  • Rolled Erosion Control Products for LEED credits.
  • Sediment Retention Fiber Rolls for LEED credits.

Presented by Lisa W. Simms, PE, CPESC Technical Sales Manager East Coast Erosion Blankets, LLC

Lisa Simms has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Auburn University. She is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Georgia and a Certified Professional in Erosion & Sediment Control. Lisa serves as the Technical Sales Manager for East Coast Erosion Control and is responsible for providing technical assistance and training to SWPPP designers, implementing the East Coast Erosion Control QC/QA program and ensuring that East Coast Erosion Control provides top of the line products. Her consulting experience includes 7 years of civil site design, 2 years of geotechnical & construction materials testing and has also spent 9 years in technical sales. Lisa currently serves as the Technical Committee Chair for the Erosion Control Technology Council and lives in Alpharetta, GA with her husband and 2 kids.