Martha Norbeck, founder and president.
Ms. Norbeck founded C-Wise Design and Consulting Services in 2007.
She is serving as the LEED consultant on over thirty projects around Iowa, assisting with the incorporation of sustainable principles during design and construction.
Recently certified projects include:
Lil Drug Store – LEED-NC v4, 1618 Muscatine - LEED-H Platinum, Single Speed Brewing - LEED-NC Gold.
She has a broad background including; ecology, women's studies, Fulbright research of Swedish Ecovillages, a Master of Architecture, and LEED consultation services. She has recently served on the Iowa City Climate Action Steering Committe and is serving as chair of USGBC Iowa and President of Johnson Clean Energy District, a newly formed non-profit helping the transition to a green local energy economy.
Design work focuses on green residential remodeling, with an emphasis on more efficient use of existing space. Projects include a total rehabilitation of her 450 sf, 110 year old home which won a design award in the 2010 YLiving Small Spaces contest.
Ms. Norbeck's Resume