Peter Ensign is a recognized expert in the design and construction of green building systems and green infrastructure. Peter is dedicated to restoring, conserving and improving habitats and ecosystems in our urban and suburban communities.
As Principal, Peter has worked with a range of clients - residential, commercial, institutional and governmental. His approach is collaborative to maximize environmental and social benefits, and to fulfill clients’ objective requirements, aesthetic desires and budget parameters.
With over 30 years of experience in architecture, landscape architecture and construction, Peter has a deep understanding of the integrated issues of project goals with current conditions, operating efficiency and long-term sustainability.
Accreditations: LEED AP BD+C (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction) – US Green Building Council
CBLP (Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional) – Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council
GRP (Green Roof Professional) – Green Roofs for Healthy Cities
Passive Solar Architecture and Construction Certificate – Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Education: BA: Design of the Environment (Bachelors of Architecture/Landscape Architecture) – University of Pennsylvania
- Ribbon-cutting ceremony on the rooftop farm at Bread for the City, NW, DC