Sara Motamedi

Director of Energy & Carbon, Verdical Group

Sara is a building performance scientist advocating for design that is environmentally conscious but also adds value to human life. She has 8 years of experience in the green building industry, conducting many LEED, Net Zero Energy, and Title 24 projects.

Sara's passion for sustainable design motivated her to pursue a PhD degree in the field with a specialization in energy efficiency and daylighting strategies. She has also gained broad experience in thermal and visual comfort analysis, python programming for integration between tools, energy simulation, and wind pattern analysis through Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) software.

Sara’s specialties include Sustainable Design, Passive Design, Energy Simulation, Daylighting, CFD, Architecture, and LEED certification. Sara joins us after several years of entrepreneurship in energy efficiency as well as a 5-year tenure as a Senior Building Performance Analyst at a major engineering firm.