Andrew Michler, CPHC

Andrew Michler, CPHC

Staff Social & Creative Instigator

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Born and raised in Oakland, California, Andrew Michler found his way to a pine forest in the Colorado Rockies where he has lived off-grid for 20 years. Andrew has built and written extensively on environmental architecture. He has designed and built the first certified International Passive House in Colorado which is also foam free.

Andrew & Jonah are collaborating on a series of Podcasts entitled Arch Change which can be found on the NEEDBASED website. These podcasts were inspired by conversations on the creative process and complexity within the architectural design process.


Andrew’s recently released book [ours] Hyperlocalization of Architecture, published by eVolo Press, about the most innovative movements in sustainable architecture worldwide. Andrew’s book is can be found at