Bronwyn is a registered architect based in San Francisco, CA. She was educated in South Africa, the UK and the USA and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She completed post-graduate studies in Architecture at UC Berkeley before apprenticing at various architecture firms throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. She is also, a Certified Passive House Designer and founding member of both Passive House California (PHCA) and the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN.) She served as the chair of the Passipedia Committee for the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and currently serves as President of the North American Passive House. Ms. Barry’s advocacy work extends internationally. She has contributed to the UNECE’s Coalition on Buildings development of a global standard for high performance buildings.