Jennifer Taranto ensures the principals of sustainability, well-being, and Lean construction are incorporated into client projects and everyday work practices throughout the entire Structure Tone Organization.
Jenn is a passionate advocate for reducing environmental impact of the built environment and enabling organizations to improve people’s health and well-being while reducing the construction and operating costs of facilities. She gets involved in the early stages of client projects to define the needs and the overall sustainability goals in order to create an internal road map for a team's success.
Jennifer brings more than eighteen years of experience in the commercial real estate and construction industry, and joined Structure Tone in 2001. Her previous roles included superintendent and project manager prior to becoming Structure Tone’s Director of Sustainability in 2008.
As a founder of the USGBC Massachusetts Chapter and the former Chair of the Chapter’s Board of Directors she is recognized as a leader in the sustainable built environment. She has lectured at Wentworth Institute of Technology and Boston University and spoken at Labs21 Conference (I2SL) and Delaware Valley Green Building Council’s Sustainability Symposium. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Engineering from North Carolina State University.
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