Lloyd Alter has been an architect, a real estate developer, a prefab entrepreneur, and now teaches Sustainable Design at Ryerson School of Interior Design.
Lloyd has been a regular speaker or moderator at Passive House conferences in Seattle, Vancouver, New York City, Boston, Vienna, and Munich. He has also spoken about green building in Vancouver, Toronto and Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.
Prior to writing, Alter was a promoter of tiny homes and prefabricated housing, lecturing on prefab at conferences in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Austin, Texas. He has also worked as a real estate developer, building condominiums in Toronto, Canada, and as an architect.
Lloyd was Chairman of the Toronto Society of Architects, Vice President, Ontario Association of Architects, and President, Architectural Conservancy of Ontario.