Episode 22

As Built Interview with Daniel Piselli, AIA, LEED AP, CPHD

In this episode, Brian Jones interviews Daniel Piselli, Principal and Director of Sustainability at FXCollaborative, an architecture firm with a strong focus on sustainability and social responsibility.

Daniel’s career path to sustainable architecture began with a love of the outdoors and an awe-inspiring first-grade trip to a hockey rink designed by Eero Saarinen; today, he helps shape the firm’s approach to sustainability both as a practice and as a business. He walks listeners through how his firm implements its commitment to sustainability and offers insights into the future of sustainable design.


  • Implementing sustainability practices
  • Sustainability challenges presented by large buildings in urban environments
  • Collaboration and knowledge-sharing among architecture firms with sustainability groups
  • Advice for architecture firms starting to build up their sustainability practice with a sustainability action plan
  • Adapting a sustainability plan for your firm’s size and practice areas
  • The future of sustainability in the architecture field

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June 1, 2023

As Built Podcast Episode 22: Interview with Daniel Piselli, Principal and Director of Sustainability at FXCollaborative.