Efrie Escott

Decarbonization Technical Program Leader, Schneider Electric
Efrie Escott, AIA, is the Decarbonization Technical Program Leader for Digital Energy at Schneider Electric, promoting Zero Carbon strategies to accelerate the transition to a decarbonized built environment. As a licensed architect and life cycle assessment practitioner, Efrie’s previous experience in reducing carbon in the built environment was as an environmental researcher within the KieranTimberlake Research Group, where she was a core member of the development team for Tally, an award-winning BIM-integrated life cycle assessment tool. Efrie’s research has been published in several internationally-recognized, peer-reviewed academic journals. She was a member of the USGBC Materials and Resources Technical Advisory Group, founded Philadelphia’s Dynamo User Group, co-chaired the AIA Philadelphia Women in Architecture Committee, and is a member of the ILFI Energy + Carbon Technical Advisory Group, AIA Committee on Climate Action and Design Excellence, and the ASHRAE/ICC SPC 240p Committee. Efrie lectures internationally and teaches at the University of Pennsylvania.