Curriculum Vitae - Peter Ozolins, PhD RA LEED AP

Work History

Peter Ozolins Architect, P.C. - Blacksburg, Virginia

10/98 - present President

The Highlands Group, P.C. - Roanoke, Virginia

07/95 - 10/98 Vice-President

Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Blacksburg, Virginia

08/92 - 05/95 Instructor in the College of Architecture & Urban Studies

Lutheran Church in Tanzania, Northern Diocese - Moshi, Tanzania

03/89 - 03/92 Consultant Architect

MSAADA Architects - Arusha, Tanzania & Antananarivo, Madagascar

01/83 - 02/89 Architect & Administrator

Perrenoud Architects & Bruce Knutson Architects - Minneapolis, Minnesota

1977 - 1982 Intern Architect

Education

Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University - Blacksburg, Virginia

2010 PhD in Environmental Design & Planning
Dissertation: "Assessing Sustainability in Developing Country Contexts:
The Applicability of Green Building Rating Systems to
Building Design and Construction in Madagascar and Tanzania"

University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minnesota

1983 Master's Degree in Architecture

University of Illinois - Champaign, Illinois

1976 B.Sci. in Architectural Studies

Registration

Virginia, U.S.A. - No. 9428

Tanzania - No. A259/12/91 - inactive


Languages

English, French, Spanish, Swahili, and Latvian


Professional Associations

United States Green Building Council

Virginia Sustainable Building Network


Personal

Born: September 14, 1955 - Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A.

Family: Married with two children (born in 1986 and 1999)

Blowing Rock residence image
Mountainside Residence - Blowing Rock, NC