Dovetail Expands Education and Training Services

Stephanie Berkland Joins the Staff to Direct Education Programs



Mpls, MN - Dovetail Partners announces the hiring of Stephanie Berkland as the Director of Education and Training.  Stephanie will plan, manage and deliver education programs for public and private sector audiences. Services include customized training programs related to green building.


"Dovetail's mission is to provide authoritative information about environmental trade-offs and impacts; and by offering customized training and other education events we aim to help people understand the changes they are seeing," says Kathryn Fernholz, Executive Director of Dovetail Partners.


Stephanie is an expert on green building programs, including the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED program.  Stephanie is a LEED AP and previously worked with the Builders Association of Minnesota and other green building education and training programs.  Stephanie has previously worked as a Research Assistant at Dovetail.


"There are many things involved with Green Building, from the many developing standards to evolving building practices. I can cut to the chase on green building principles and provide the information people are really looking for," says Berkland.


Stephanie is available to answer questions about green building, including the specifics of the various green building standards.


"Stephanie is a highly qualified green building expert who has worked in the public and private sector and knows the challenges that organizations face when trying to understand "green"," says Fernholz.


Stephanie can be reached at 612-333-0430 or