2012 Better Buildings Summit Presentations

The presentations listed below are from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 2012 Better Buildings Summit for State and Local Communities held June 26–27 in Denver, Colorado. They are organized by session topic. Read the entire agenda.

Accessing Sustainable Financial Resources for Energy Efficiency Programs

  • City of Fort Worth
    Sam Steele, Administrator of Sustainability Programs, City of Fort Worth, Texas

  • City of West Palm Beach Penni Redford, Sustainability Manager, City of West Palm Beach, Florida

  • City of Sacramento
    Yvette Rincon, Sustainability Manager, City of Sacramento, California

  • City of Santa Fe
    Nicholas Schiavo, Energy Specialist, City of Santa Fe, New Mexico

  • Will County
    Dean Olson, Division Director, Will County

  • Sonoma County
    Sam Ruark, Energy Watch Program Manager, Sonoma County, California

  • State of Iowa
    Monica Stone, Energy Program Manager, State of Iowa

Benchmarking Portfolio-Wide Energy Use for Energy Efficiency Programs

Creating Staffing Capacity for Energy Efficiency Programs

  • City of Arvada
    Jessica Prosser, Sustainability Coordinator, City of Arvada, Colorado

  • City of Chicago
    Jamie Ponce, Chicago City Director, City of Chicago, Illinois

  • City of Roanoke
    Ken Cronin, Director of General Services/Sustainability, City of Roanoke, Virginia

  • Town of North Smithfield
    Bob Ericson, Town Planner, Town of North Smithfield

Enabling Energy Efficiency Across the Public Sector

Securing and Maintaining Enduring Champions of Energy Efficiency Programs