Michael David Rose

Sonoma Academy Janet Durgin Guild and Commons

The new 25,000 square foot Grange and Maker Building includes classrooms, kitchen, dining, and academic offices is on track to achieve LEED Platinum Certification, Living Building Challenge Net Zero Energy Building Certification, and Well Building Certification. The project will also include a second phase consisting of a new auditorium theatre and stage.

Santa Rosa, California

WRNS Studio

Building Size:

25,000 sf

Project Cost:

$17.2 million


Seeking Net Positive Energy + Living Building Challenge Certifications


  • AEC Team Zero Net Energy Leadership, California ZNE Schools Awards, 2017
  • COTE Top Ten Green Award, AIA National Committee on the Environment, 2018
  • Design Citation Award, AIA San Francisco, 2018
  • Honorable Mention, Building Design + Construction, 2018

The project utilizes the following strategies:
- Engineered natural ventilation
- Geoexchange heating and cooling
- Radiant slabs and ceilings
- Heat recovery High levels of daylight autonomy
- Low energy food service with heat recovery and convection cooking
- Variable flow kitchen hoods
- Storm and water recycling for landscape and non-potable re-use

Michael David Rose
Michael David Rose
Michael David Rose