Healthy Home Event #3 - Green Building: An Overview

Date: Saturday, July 23 from 10:00 am - noon

Green Building is a holistic approach to healthy and resource efficient design and construction. This free workshop explored the many benefits of Green Building and equipped homeowners, architects and builders to make informed decisions about incorporating Green Building into their projects.

Bob giving his presentation to a packed house!

The guest speakers for this event were Robert Massaro, CEO of Healthy Buildings, Tim Owen Kennedy owner of Vital Systems Natural Building and Design, John Shurtz, owner of Green Builders of Marin, and Brian Gitt Executive Director of Build It Green.

Topics covered included:

  • Improving indoor air quality
  • Sustainable designs & green materials
  • Green remodeling checklist
  • Green Building Resources


This event was co-sponsored by the Marin County Community Development Agency.

About the Healthy Home Event Series

One of the goals of Green Fusion Design Center is to help educate the public on healthier choices for materials, products and furnishings. To further that goal, Green Fusion has created the Healthy Home Event Series as a service to the community. The Healthy Home Event Series is free and open to the public and features experts in the field of Green building, products and materials. The Healthy Home Event Series is a unique opportunity for people who are interested in healthier choices in home design and building to talk to the experts in the field of Green Building. For more information about these events, send email to: or call us at (415) 454-0174.