ERIC COREY FREED
Eric Corey Freed (RA, LEED Fellow, LFA, EcoDistricts AP) is an award-winning architect, author, and global speaker. He was Founding Principal of organicARCHITECT, a visionary design leader in biophilic and regenerative design, and has 30 years of experience in designing and consulting to projects across North America.
Eric currently teaches Sustainable Design at Boston Architectural College, and he co-developed the Sustainable Design programs at the Academy of Art University and University of California Berkeley Extension. He has educated more than 350,000 people across all 50 states and 7 countries on issues related to sustainability, high-performance building, and the built environment. He has been seen on television on CNN, Fox News, HGTV, The Sundance Channel and PBS. His popular TED talks have been viewed over a million times.
Eric is the author of 12 books, including the bestselling “Green Building & Remodeling for Dummies.” His how-to book, “Green$ense for your Home” won the 2011 Outstanding Book Award from the American Society of Journalists and Authors. In 2012, he was named one of the 25 “Best Green Architecture Firms” in the US, and one of the “Top 10 Most Influential Green Architects.” In 2017, he was named one of Build’s American Architecture Top 25 and the following year, Fixr’s Top 200 Influencers in the Construction Industry. He enjoys drawing, painting, graphic design, and the occasional brisk walk. He holds a prestigious LEED Fellow award from the US Green Building Council.