Kira Gould, Hon. AIA, LEED AP, is a writer, strategist, and convener dedicated to advancing design leadership, climate action, and climate justice. Through Kira Gould CONNECT, she advises building sector clients about storytelling and knowledge leadership. Previously, she directed communications for William McDonough + Partners and Gould Evans and served as Managing Editor at Metropolis magazine.
She co-authored Women in Green: Voices of Sustainable Design (2007) with Lance Hosey, and is co-host of the Design the Future podcast with Lindsay Baker. Kira serves on the AIA Committee on the Environment national leadership group (and was its chair in 2007).