Passionate about creating a sustainable built environment, Deepa brings international work experience along with interdisciplinary educational background. She graduated with a Master of Building Science from the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the Institute of Environmental Design, India. Deepa is a Registered Architect with the Indian Council of Architecture, a LEED Accredited Professional and a member of the Society of Building Science Educators (SBSE).
Over ten years, Deepa has worked on projects in the US and India with a focus on bridging the gap between building design and technology. At EDS Pvt Ltd, she works high performance building design, building energy simulations, policy and research and green building certifications. Deepa leads the Sustainability Education team developing e-learning programs for professional development in sustainability as well as training and capacity building for organisations.