Joyce Lee, FAIA, LEED Fellow
CPHI Adjunct Fellow
Title: President of IndigoJLD Green Health
Public Health Interests:
Social determinants, built-environment, design+health, population health, chronic diseases, chemicals of concern
Current Public-Health Related Activities:
Joyce Lee, FAIA, LEED Fellow, is president of IndigoJLD providing green health, design and planning services on exemplary projects. The YMCA Greater Grand Rapids is one such project supporting healthy living. She is among a group of 250 LEED Fellows worldwide.
She has been an Architect Fellow at the National Leadership Academy for Public Health and one of the first LEED accredited professionals in New York City. Joyce served under Mayors Giuliani and Bloomberg, as Chief Architect at the New York City OMB. The Active Design Guidelines, a publication she co-authored, had won recognition from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation as well as the Sustainable Building Industry Council. After New York City, one of her green health programs enjoyed the support of two Great Lakes state governors in Michigan and Illinois as well as in Maryland. In her current role, Joyce continues to assist cities to establish 2030 Districts and reach sustainability goals.
Joyce is the recipient of numerous awards including the Platinum Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies, the President's Award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) New York State, and the Aga Khan Award from Harvard/MIT. Recognizing her career achievement, the AIA New York honored Joyce with the Public Architect Award.
Liz York and Joyce Lee, AIA Best Practices – Lactation/Wellness Room Design, August 2016
Lee, Joyce. "Bringing Better Health Outcomes to South Philadelphia." Urban Land 24 Feb. 2016: n. pag. Web.
YMCA Greater Grand Rapids Healthy Living and Universal Design: 2014
Reena Agarwal, Randi Rosenblum, Jurgen Riehm, Bret Mantyk, Joyce Lee, Karen Lee, "Active Design and LEED: Early Use and Analysis of the Innovation Credit for Health", US Green Building Council Greenbuild Conference, 2011
Joyce Lee, co-author, "The Active Design Guidelines" New York City publication, 2010