M. GRACE DESIGNS, INC.
222 The Merchandise Mart
PO BOX 3412
Chicago, IL 60654
Service area: 50 miles
As a member of the U.S. Green Building Council, M. Grace Designs proudly practices “Green Design” in an effort to protect the natural environment. Green Design refers to design and construction practices that significantly reduce or eliminate the negative impact of buildings on their occupants and the environment. Our own goals in practicing Green Design are to increase workplace productivity, enhance energy efficiency through energy-efficient lighting systems, and conserve natural resources by educating our clients about earth friendly products.
Our team is comprised of project management design professionals, architectural designers, and design assistants. Accomplished career histories across a broad spectrum of projects from large-scale and small; hospitality to urban mixed-use; corporate to residential. We view sustainability from a broader perspective as an integral part of our design process.
Published in Who’s Green 2008 & 2009. M. Grace Sielaff has 19 years experience in commercial, and residential design. Allied member of the American Society of Interior Designers, and the United States Green Building Council. In addition to her business endeavors, Grace was 2008 Green Bytes Editor for the Chicago Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council, and a Chicago Conservation Corp (C3) Leader, through the Chicago Department of Environment. Coalition Member of the California Air and Resources Board (CARB) and EPA WasteWise Partner. WasteWise targets the reduction of municipal solid waste and select industrial wastes.
Visit us at http://www.mgracedesigns.com