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 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 LEED Platinum, Living Building, Zero Energy, + WELL Building 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
  • First Place for a High-Performance Building in the National Institute of Building Sciences 2018 Beyond Green High Performance Building and Community Awards, 2018
  • Leading Edge Award, AIA California Council, 2018
  • Technology Award: 1st Place for New Educational Facilities, ASHRAE Golden Gate Chapter, 2019
  • Sustainable Design, IIDA Northern CA Chapter Interior Award, 2019
  • Acterra Business Environmental Award, 2019


Sonoma Academy featured in AECCafe, Greenbuild 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
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