Dirk Kestner, PE
Director of Sustainable Design, Walter P Moore
As Director of Sustainable Design, Dirk provides overall guidance and resourcing to the entire firm, ensuring that all designs incorporate industry-leading expertise in sustainable strategies. His project work, teaching, and coaching throughout the firm and broad-reaching influence in the industry help maintain Walter P Moore’s status as a national leader in sustainable approaches and outcomes. Dirk was founding chair of the Sustainability Committee of the ASCE’s Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) and is widely acknowledged as a national thought leader in the application of Life Cycle Assessment to building structures. Dirk is the current Chair of the LEED Materials and Resources Technical Advisory Group of the US Green Building Council and is active in the Carbon Leadership Forum.