Annie Argento LEED AP WELL AP Principal Co-Founder


As co-founder and principal at Argento/Graham, Annie brings over 12 years of experience in the green building industry. Previously, Annie was a principal at Gaia, where she was responsible for developing new business, expanding into markets such as San Francisco, Chicago, and New York, and overseeing a team responsible for dozens of LEED certifications. From 2007-2012, she was the Regional Director for Brightworks Sustainability Advisors’ Los Angeles office.

Annie frequently teaches workshops on LEED and green building strategies, and in 2013 she helped found the Los Angeles Women in Green quarterly speaker series event. She is a longtime volunteer for the USGBC Los Angeles Chapter, where she served on the Board of Directors from 2006 to 2011 and as Board Treasurer and Executive Committee member from 2009 to 2011. Annie holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Oregon.

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  • The Seychelle, LEED Silver, Santa Monica CA*

  • The Waverly, LEED Silver, Santa Monica CA*

  • Belmar, LEED Gold, Santa Monica CA*

  • The Emerson, LEED Gold, Los Angeles*


  • Pico Branch Library, LEED Platinum, Santa Monica CA*

  • Parking Structure 6, LEED Gold, Santa Monica CA

  • UCLA Dykstra Housing, LEED Gold, Los Angeles*

  • UCLA Hedrick Housing, LEED Silver, Los Angeles*

  • USC Ronald A Tutor Campus Center, LEED Gold, Los Angeles*

  • Azusa Pacific University Segerstrom Science Center, LEED Gold, Azusa CA*

Commercial Office/Studio

  • Warner Bros. Worldwide Television and Marketing, LEED Gold, Burbank CA*

  • Google Venice - Main Street, LEED Platinum, Los Angeles*

  • Google Venice - 321 Hampton, LEED Gold, Los Angeles*

  • Google Irvine and 19500 Jamboree, LEED CI and LEED CS Platinum, Irvine CA*


  • Eataly, LEED Silver, Chicago

*These projects were completed at previous employers