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Guest Host: Lynn Neary
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- Greg Mella project architect with The Smith Group
- Sandy Mendler vice president, director of sustainable design with Hellmuth Obata and Kassabaum (HOK) and chair of the American Institute of Architects' Committee on the Environment
- Rick Harlan Schneider architect and partner at "istudiodesign"
- Mark Schneider senior vice president and special adviser on Latin America, International Crisis Group.
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