Credit: Stephen Voss

Dennis Creech, LEED AP, is a co-founder of the Southface, a private nonprofit organization promoting sustainable homes, workplaces, and communities. Under his leadership, Southface has grown to a staff of 60-plus people offering education, research, advocacy, and technical assistance programs. Southface partners range from Fortune 100 companies to community-based affordable housing developers. Creech has served on the Board of Directors of RESNET, the Energy and Environmental Building Association, Affordable Comfort, the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance, the Southeast Watershed Forum, Georgia Watch, EarthShare Georgia, and the Institute for Georgia Environmental Leadership. He frequently writes and speaks on energy and environmental topics ranging from green building to sustainable business practices