Connie Umphress

Communications Manager

Connie Umphress is a Communications Specialist at New Buildings Institute. Connie supports NBI’s communications efforts through graphic design, branding, webinar facilitation and collateral development. She has nearly 10 years’ experience in graphic and web design, public relations and marketing, most recently as a freelancer providing marketing consultation, design and production for a variety of educational, nonprofit and for-profit companies. Prior to that, Connie did communications coordination for the sustainability project at DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital in Portland, identifying and implementing a variety of process-based sustainability initiatives that allowed Dove Lewis to earn Silver Certification through the City of Portland’s Sustainability at Work Program.