Our Expertise

UHI provides technical assistance and expertise in housing and sustainability to research teams engaged in understanding the impacts of green building on the health and well-being of residents, and to affordable housing lenders looking to develop programs to finance green retrofits for existing properties.

UHI provides program support to the Green Strategies Team at NeighborWorks® America, and has had a lead role in planning and producing the past four annual Green Leadership Forums, as well as numerous workshops and small-group events. Previously, Kimberly Vermeer, President, developed and presented several professional education courses as a faculty member of NeighborWorks® America’s NeighborWorks® Training Institute. She is a frequent speaker at conferences and a past contributor to Home Energy magazine and other publications.