Robert "Bob" Shemwell, FAIA, LEED AP
Bob is a leading practitioner of sustainable design whose poetic work connects people to the land, their heritage and each other. He brings a systemic, environmental approach to the creation of beautiful public places of national importance.
His commitment to sustainable practice, as demonstrated through his projects, has catapulted Bob to national prominence in the Green Building movement. He advocates that good design and sustainability go hand-in-hand and spoken on this topic at dozens of regional, national and international conferences. He was an initial member of the U.S. Green Building Council and has served in their National Education Committee and as Program Chair for the Greenbuild International Conference and Exposition.
Bob was a founding member and board member for Solar San Antonio, U.S. Green Building Council Central Texas – Balcones Chapter, San Antonio Clean Technology Forum and Tejas Verde. He has led an effort with the North American Development Bank to deliver sustainable water infrastructure to underserved communities along the U.S. / Mexico Border.