Denise Braun, LEEP AP BD+C, WELL AP, ENV SP, TRUE Advisor, Fitwel Ambassador, Sustainable Supply Chain; is a Senior Project Manager at A SustainAble Production, LLC (ASAP). Denise has over seventeen years of experience in the sustainability field, starting in Brazil and then moving to the United States. She is the founder and principal of All About Waste – a woman and minority-owned sustainability and zero waste consulting firm based in Los Angeles, CA.
All About Waste provides solid waste data collection and analysis, circular strategic frameworks, zero waste programs and certification, training/educational workshops, and community outreach. Denise is currently working on several zero-waste and wellness projects and assisting companies with circularity solutions.
Denise worked on the first TRUE-certified zero waste high-rise commercial building in the world. Denise has been responsible for over 30 million square feet of waste audits and has developed and analyzed technical waste management solutions for a large variety of building types.
Denise has worked in various capacities on over 150 LEED-certified projects, many of which have achieved the highest level of certification with no clarifications. As an ASAP Consultant, Denise is currently working on numerous LEED v4.0 and v4.1 and WELL Projects as a Senior Project Manager. Many of these innovative projects are firsts in the country and world.
Denise has presented at numerous lectures, workshops, and conferences, including the annual Municipal Green Building Conference and Expo, Net Zero Conference, the Living Building Collaborative Zero Waste Forum and the GreenBuild Conference & Expo. Denise is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the USGBC Los Angeles Chapter.