VIBE is governed by a Board of Directors that has oversight of the organization's policies and finances, provides guidance on organizational strategy, staffing, growth, and fundraising, and is kept informed of the organization's affairs. They meet on an annual basis and confer with staff throughout the year on board-approved items. 


Board Chair

President and CEO—A Sustainable Production, LLC (ASAP)

Jennifer Berthelot-Jelovic, WELL AP, WELL Faculty, LEED AP BD+C, LEED AP Homes, and LEED Faculty; is the President and CEO of A SustainAble Production, LLC (ASAP). Jennifer has extensive experience with the USGBC’s various LEED rating systems including LEED for Homes, New Construction, Core & Shell, Commercial Interiors, LEED for Schools, Retail, LEED Volume, Hospitality, Existing Buildings, and more. Jennifer is also an expert in the International WELL Building Institute’s (IWBI) WELL Building Standard. Jennifer was one of the first Provisional WELL APs, WELL APs, and WELL Faculty in the world. As a WELL Consultant, Jennifer has worked on various WELL Pilots and Projects for New & Existing Interiors, New & Existing Buildings, Core & Shell, Retail, Education, Multi-family, Communities, All Projects In, Industrial, Warehouse, Senior Care, Assisted Living, Portfolios, and more.


Board Legal Counsel

Partner, Duanne Morris LLP 
Brad practices in the area of real estate law. He serves as a team lead for the Duane Morris Project Development/P3 industry group and as co-head of the firm’s Opportunity Zones practice group. Brad’s primary practice is focused in the areas of opportunity zone fund creation and fund deployment, financing, public private partnership, real estate joint ventures, commercial leasing, and acquisitions and divestitures. Brad is a cum laude graduate of Villanova University Law School, where he was Order of the Coif, and also earned an M.B.A. in Finance from Villanova University. He is a cum laude graduate of the University of Delaware. Brad has also earned his LEED AP O+M certification. He also has earned an AV Preeminent® peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.


Board Treasurer

Controller, Robbins Reed
Avery has over thirty years of financial expertise along with a passion for community service. After earning a Business degree with an Accounting Emphasis from Southern Methodist University he became a Certified Public Accountant. Avery’s special certifications include Green Building Professional and Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB) FSA-Level 1. Avery’s ability to think strategically and willingness to collaborate make him a valuable addition to the board while his experience in risk management keeps VIBE prepared for the future.


Founder, VIBE

Founder and President, Verdani Partners

Daniele Horton brings over 20 years of experience in corporate sustainability, real estate and project management. Her expertise, dedication and passion are central to her leadership of Verdani Partners. Daniele is an architect, LEED Fellow and a Certified Energy Manager.  She is currently leading the Verdani team in sustainability efforts for 10 national and international real estate firms with over 4,000 properties managed across 720 Million SF of diversified real estate portfolios, representing over $350 Billion AUM.  

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