|Jessica Canto, CGP of Pohlig Companies. Builder of Athertyn at Haverford Reserve|
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Pohlig's Jessica Canto, Certified Green Professional
Jessica Canto, project manager for Athertyn, Pohlig’s award-winning luxury living community located in the heart of Philadelphia’s Main Line, earned the Certified Green Professional (CGP™) designation from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). As a CGP, Canto is trained in strategies for incorporating green building principles into homes using cost-effective options. These green building practices are applicable to the construction of new homes, remodels, site developments, and multifamily projects.
Canto’s realm of expertise encompasses how to integrate sound building science principles into the design, construction, and remodeling process. She can address water, resource and energy efficiency as well as indoor environmental quality in construction projects. In addition, Canto adheres to specific green building practices that meet the National Green Building Standard®.
Jessica Canto studied Construction Management at Drexel University before joining Pohlig 12 years ago. Canto is also certified through NAHB’s Graduate Builder Board of Governors. In her role as project manager for Athertyn, the #1 best-selling community of its kind in the region, Canto is in charge of scheduling, quality assurance, production, processes and project management. And recently garnered the Best Project Manager Award at the Synergy Awards presented by the Home Builder Associations of Chester/Delaware and Bucks/Montgomery Counties on the evening of April 16th.
From Athertyn’s beginnings, Jessica helped design the extensive custom selections program for the spacious condominiums. Today she remains a driving force in selecting all materials and finishes as well as working with the subcontractors, land planners, developers, government officials, and the multitude of other people that it takes to pull off a construction project of this magnitude. Named the Best 50+ Lifestyle Community in the Nation by the NAHB, Athertyn has sold 87 homes and $74 million worth of real estate since its inception, to buyers enthralled with the idea of maintenance-free living.