Co-Founder and Managing Principal, Encore Sustainable Design
31 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
P: (410) 600-7961
Nakita Reed co-founded Encore Sustainable Design, LLC to focus on good design, preservation, and making buildings more sustainable. She is a licensed architect skilled in the design of restoration and adaptive reuse projects. Mrs. Reed has been the LEED Accredited Professional on many new and historic buildings and is well versed in ways to incorporate sustainable features into new and existing buildings. She has experience working with various governmental agencies - from various counties to the Navy and Veteran Affairs Administration. She is trained in multiple sustainability platforms, including LEED and Green Globes. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Virginia. She completed her graduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania where she earned her master’s degree (M.S.) in architecture, a master’s degree (M.S.) in historic preservation, and certificate in ecological architecture.
Ms. Reed is the Chair of the Maryland Green Building Council - a governor appointed position focused on advancing green building throughout the state of Maryland - and serves on numerous boards throughout the state of Maryland including Preservation Maryland and the Alice Ferguson Foundation.