Richard Garrett

Senior Manager, Events


Richard is a senior events manager and produces ILFI signature events, including the annual Living Future conference. In his role, Richard partners with sponsoring organizations to provide unique opportunities to connect the mission, ideals, and practices of ILFI with the stakeholder community. With more than 20 years in customer service, marketing, and sales development, Richard brings wide experience and a continuous improvement approach to his work at the Institute.

Richard holds a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Communications from Clemson University, Living Future Accreditation (LFA), and Certified Sustainable Building Advisor (CSBA) credentials. He is a native of South Carolina but found his home in the Pacific Northwest with his wife and their dog, Sam.