Tobie Bernstein

Tobie Bernstein
Senior Attorney; Director, Indoor Environments Program

Tobie Bernstein's work focuses on strengthening policies and programs to reduce indoor air risks and create healthy, high performance buildings. She has done extensive research and writing on state and local policy approaches to improving indoor environmental quality in schools, child care facilities, and homes. She has also written about policy and program strategies for integrating health, energy, and environmental goals in building construction and renovation.

Prior to joining ELI, Tobie was a staff attorney at Maryland Legal Aid, where she represented clients in civil matters.

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Media Guide
  • Environmental Health: indoor environmental quality—federal, state and local government policies and programs
  • Green Buildings: green buildings—federal, state and local government policies and program
  • J.D., Harvard Law School
  • B.A., Washington University