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About Us

Chrisner Group, LLC is a green building solution provider dedicated to promoting high performance green buildings through measured environmental performance. We are experts in the field of high performance, integrated green design and construction, and have built a coalition of strategic partners who work collectively to manage design and construction of high performance green buildings.

Chrisner Group works with Corporations, Home Owners, Design Professionals and Contractors to evaluate homes during all phases of energy upgrades, design, remodeling, additions, construction and home operation. We offer products and services that help our clients design, renovate, remodel and build new high performance green homes, help them during building construction to manage waste, indoor air quality and track material attributes, and we measure that performance against accepted standards such as LEED™ and Energy Star™. Chrisner Group provides the resources to help clients find cost effective solutions to high performance design. We provide strategies to achieve certified building performance.

Our services are tailored to the specific needs of the project and client with an emphasis on providing cost effective solutions. When incorporated early in the process, these eco-logic solutions can increase home performance within the client’s triple bottom line budget. Our residential division supports homeowners by managing the design and construction process through an integrated, green approach. The Integrated Design Process is best when utilized in the very beginning of the project process and with an integrated team of stakeholders and experts.

Our Company is empowered and managed by Scott Chrisner, Charles Hart, Karen Slaboda, Walter Kanzler, and Sara Sweeney among others. Scott brings over 30 years experience in the construction industry and envisioned the Choreography and System Approach of the company. Scott has spent a number of years focusing efforts on promoting sustainable design and construction in the industry and has been instrumental in the growth of the U.S. Green Building Council in New Jersey and throughout the country. Charles Hart has over 20 years of information technology experience and brings a vast amount of knowledge and value to Clients, Affiliates, Strategic Partners and System Users. Our CG Strategic Partners and CG System Users are the elite of the industry, with the highest entrepreneurial business skills, experts in their industry discipline and the highest passion for Market Transformation and Green Building Practices.

Chrisner Group has done more than 20,000 building diagnostic related inspections and worked on more than 10,000 homes over the past 30 years. These homes had comfort problem upgrades, energy efficiency upgrades, building failure upgrades (such as frozen pipes, rotting structure or mold issues), additions, renovations, remodeling or new construction completed. This vast knowledge and extended work in the field allowed us to implement building science concepts into our own projects in conjunction with integrated design approaches and Green strategies. This experience has proven Chrisner Group is the best choice to act as your quality assurance project manager for the total integrated process Whole House Approach to any residential home project.

Chrisner Group has worked beside the Inventor of the Blower Door all the way to the premier Building Scientists in the country, this knowledge along with our Strategic Partner’s knowledge bases bring complimentary depth and breadth of practice in field of green building design and operations. Together we offer clients experience and expertise unmatched in the marketplace.

Chrisner Group is involved with multiple projects currently seeking LEED™ Certification, many have been awarded Certification with USGBC, and numerous are pending certification. We work with the battery of LEED™ programs including LEED-NC™, LEED-EB™, LEED-CS™, LEED-CI™ LEED-H™.LEED-ND™ LEED-Schools™. Our project list includes Commercial projects, Institutional projects, Higher Education, K-12 schools, High Performance Homes and Certified Green Communities. Chrisner Group was detrimental to the LEED Platinum certification of the BASF Near-Zero Show home in Paterson, NJ. The home earned the definitive credential in the green building industry – a Platinum score from the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED®-H rating system, making it the first single family residence on the east coast of the U.S. and second in the country to earn this prestigious certification. Other building types include new and existing commercial office buildings, historic preservation, as well as classroom buildings and recreation centers. The individual project experience and our strategic partners is extensive and varied, and includes expertise in the areas of green team building, integrated project management, design, interior design, construction, indoor air quality, sustainable consulting and facilitation.