ISI welcomes Leslie Brunell, PhD, PE, F.ASCE, ENV SP as its new Education Director. She will oversee educational programming, including the Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP) credential, continuing education courses, and training for Envision Verifiers and ISI trainers. She was formerly a Teaching Professor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Ocean Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology. She served as a member, and Chair, of the Academic Committee for ISI. This committee works to increase the Envision resources for academic use at universities and colleges.
Leslie is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of NJ, and an ASCE Fellow. She has been honored as Educator of the Year by both the New Jersey and North Jersey Chapters of the ASCE and was recognized by the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame for Advancement of Invention and Process.
She received her BE, ME and PhD from Stevens Institute of Technology. She worked as a Water Resources Engineer for over 14 years before transiting to academia.
Leslie is excited to join ISI and bring her passion for education to expand the education programs and increase the number of ENV SPs!