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Kimberly Fowler

Kimberly Fowler

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Biography

Kim Fowler works for private industry and government clients establishing new environmental programs, evaluating processes for efficiency opportunities, and assessing the environmental, social, and economic consequences of process, product, and facility designs. Current work includes developing and applying performance metrics for sustainable building operations. Ms. Fowler started at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in 1985 as a computer technician, left the Laboratory to work for the Washington State Legislature, a U.S. Congressman, and a software company, returning to the Laboratory in 1991.

Ms. Fowler is a U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) accredited professional. She has co-authored two handbooks: Pollution Prevention Opportunity Assessments for Research & Development Laboratories (Battelle Press) and How Interested Parties Become Partners: A Communications Guide for Sustainable Development (Battelle Press). She has also co-authored chapters in the Handbook of Complex Environmental Remediation Problems (McGraw-Hill) and Unfolding Stakeholder Thinking (Greenleaf Publishing).

Education and Credentials

  • M.S. Environmental Engineering, Washington State University
  • B.A. Political Science and Business Administration (minor), Pacific Lutheran University

Affiliations and Professional Service

  • Adjunct faculty member at Washington State University in the Environmental Science and Engineering Departments.

Selected Publications

2014

2012

2010

2009

2008

  • Fowler KM. 2008. "The Balancing Act." In Motherhood: The Elephant in the Laboratory.  Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY. 

2007

  • Fowler KM, and JA Engel-Cox. 2007. "Getting Out There: Incorporating Site Visits and Industry Assessments In Pollution Prevention and Sustainability Education." Chapter 1 in Teaching Business Sustainability, vol. 2, ed. Chris Galea.  Greenleaf Publishing, Sheffield, United Kingdom. 
  • Fowler KM. 2007. "Developing a Business Case Using Whole Building Performance Measurement." Strategic Planning for Energy and the Environment 27(Part 2):7-24. 
  • Fowler KM, and EM Rauch. 2007. "Using Integrated Design Strategies and Energy Efficient Technologies to Enhance Green Buildings." Strategic Planning for Energy and the Environment 26(4):43-54. 

2006

  • Fowler KM. 2006. "Using Whole Building Performance Measurement to Develop a Business Case." In World Energy Engineering Congress Conference Proceedings, WEEC 2006, September 13-15, 2006, Washington DC, p. 8 pages.  Association of Energy Engineers, Atlanta, GA. 
  • Fowler KM, and EM Rauch. 2006. Sustainable Building Rating Systems SummaryPNNL-15858, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Fowler KM, and EM Rauch. 2006. "Using Integrated Design Strategies and Energy Efficient Technologies to Enhance Green Buildings." In West Coast Energy Management Congress, June 7-8, 2006, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA, p. 9 pages.  Association of Energy Engineers, Atlanta, GA. 

2005

2004

  • Fowler KM. 2004. "Building Cost and Performance Measurement Data." In Greenbuild 2004 International Conference and Expo, November 10-12, Portland, Oregon.  U.S. Green Building Council, Washington DC. 
  • Hund G, JA Engel-Cox, and KM Fowler. 2004. A Communications Guide for Sustainable Development: How Interested Parties Become Partners.  Battelle Press, Columbus, OH. 

2002

  • Fowler KM, and MH Hyman. 2002. "Pollution Prevention/Waste Minimization." Chapter 12 in Handbook of Complex Environmental Remediation Problems, ed. Jay H. Lehr, et al, pp. 12.1 - 12.31.  McGraw-Hill, New York, NY. 
  • Hund G, JA Engel-Cox, KM Fowler, and H Klee. 2002. "Two-Way Responsibility: The role of industry and its stakeholders in working toward sustainable development." Chapter 11 in Unfolding Stakeholder Thinking: Theory, Responsibility and Engagement, ed. J Andriof, S Waddock, B Husted, S Sutherland Rahman, pp. 217-231.  Greenleaf Publishing, Sheffield, United Kingdom. 

1999

  • Fowler KM, and JA Engel-Cox. 1999. Pollution Prevention Opportunity Assessments for Research & Development Laboratories.  Battelle Press, Columbus, OH. 

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