SEE Action Members

The State and Local Energy Efficiency Action Network (SEEAction) is composed of an Executive Group and eight working groups whose members represent state and local governments, state utility regulators, utilities and program administrators, associations, business leaders, non-government organizations, and others. Working Groups are organized around the largest areas of challenge and opportunity to make progress towards achieving all cost effective energy efficiency by 2020.

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Executive Group

Name Title Organization
Glen Andersen Energy Program Director National Conference of State Legislatures
Greg Bergtold Associate Director Global R&D Leader for the Business Advocacy Center The Dow Chemical Company
Linda Breathitt Commissioner Kentucky Public Service Commission
Sandra Byrd Vice President of Strategic Affairs Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation
Kateri Callahan President Alliance to Save Energy
Sue Coakley Executive Director Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
Rebecca Craft Director of Energy Efficiency Programs Consolidated Edison
Debra DeHaney-Howard Assistant Executive Director U.S. Conference of Mayors
Larry Downes Chairman and CEO New Jersey Resources
Jennifer Easler Attorney Iowa Office of Consumer Advocate
Jim Gallagher Executive Director New York State Smart Grid Consortium
Sue Gander Division Director,
Environment, Energy & Transportation Division
National Governors Association
Don Gilligan President National Association of Energy Service Companies
Chuck Gray Executive Director National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Dian Grueneich Founder and Principal Dian Grueneich Consulting
Lisa Jacobson President Business Council for Sustainable Energy
David Jacot Director of Energy Efficiency Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Derek Murrow Federal Energy Policy Director Natural Resources Defense Council
Steve Nadel Executive Director American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Elizabeth Noll Clean Energy Solutions Advocate American Gas Association
Len Peters Secretary Kentucky Energy & Environment Cabinet
Mary Ann Ralls Senior Regulatory Counsel National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Cheryl Roberto Associate Vice President, Smart Power Initiative Environmental Defense Fund
Gene Rodrigues Director of Customer Energy Efficiency and Solar Southern California Edison
Ursula Schryver Director of Customer Programs American Public Power Association
Nancy Seidman Assistant Commissioner, Bureau of Waste Prevention Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Al Skodowski Managing Senior Vice President and Director,
LEED and Sustainability Services
Building Owners and Managers Association
Rick Tempchin Executive Director, Retail Energy Services Edison Electric Institute
David Terry Executive Director National Association of State Energy Officials
Ed Wisniewski Executive Director Consortium for Energy Efficiency
Lisa Wood Executive Director IEE – Innovation, Electricity, Efficiency
Malcolm Woolf Senior Vice President, Policy and Government Affairs Advanced Energy Economy

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Customer Information and Behavior Working Group

Name Organization
Carrie Armel Stanford University
Kira Ashby Consortium for Energy Efficiency
David Brightwell Illinois Commerce Commission
Andrew Burr Institute for Market Transformation
Adam Cooper IEE – Innovation, Electricity, Efficiency
Brian Cotterill Vermont Department of Public Service
Anne Dougherty Illume Advising
Summer Goodwin Bonneville Power Administration
Jennifer Hinman Illinois Commerce Commission
Nikola Janjic Vermont Energy Investment Corporation
Miles Keogh National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Loren Lutzenhiser Portland State University
Susan Mazur-Stommen American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Luke Nickerman Pacific Gas and Electric
Alex Orfei OPower
Nick Payton Opower
Mary Ann Ralls National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Jennifer Robinson Electric Power Research Institute
Lisa Schwartz (Co-Chair) Oregon Department of Energy
Dylan Sullivan Natural Resources Defense Council
Elizabeth Titus Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnership
Rebecca Wagner (Co-Chair) Nevada Public Utilities Commission
Matthew Walker Vermont Department of Public Service
Mark Wolfe Energy Program Consortium

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Driving Ratepayer-Funded Efficiency through Regulatory Policies Working Group

Name Organization
Janet Besser New England Clean Energy Council
Adam Cooper IEE – Innovation, Electricity, Efficiency
Rebecca Craft Consolidated Edison
Dena Delucca New Hampshire Electric Coop
Keith Dennis National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Jennifer Easler (Co-Chair) Iowa Office of Consumer Advocate
Ellie Friedman Colorado Public Utilities Commission
Jeff Genzer National Association of State Energy Officials
Don Gilligan National Association of Energy Service Companies
Jennifer Hinman Illinois Commerce Commission
Kit Kennedy Natural Resources Defense Council
Robert Kenney (Co-Chair) Missouri Public Service Commission
Miles Keogh National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Jared Lawrence Duke Energy
Steve Nadel American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Bob Nelson Montana Consumer Counsel
Luke Nickerman Pacific Gas and Electric
Elizabeth Noll American Gas Association
Anne-Marie Peracchio New Jersey Resources
John Sibley Southface Energy Institute
Marsha Smith Idaho Public Utilities Commission
Sheldon Switzer Baltimore Gas and Electric
Rick Tempchin Edison Electric Institute
Aliza Wasserman National Governors Association

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Evaluation, Measurement, and Verification Working Group

Name Organization
Mike Brandt Commonwealth Edison
Keith Dennis National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Tom Eckman (Co-Chair) Northwest Power and Conservation Council
Julia Friedman National Association of State Energy Officials
Don Gilligan National Association of Energy Service Companies
Fred Gordon Energy Trust of Oregon
Susan Hermenet Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Marty Kushler American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Jennifer Meissner New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Julie Michals Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnership
Peter Miller Natural Resources Defense Council
Jeremy Newberger National Grid
Elizabeth Noll American Gas Association
Stacey Paradis Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Chuck Rea MidAmerican
Gene Rodrigues Southern California Edison
Monica Rudman California Energy Commission
Rod Sobin Alliance to Save Energy
Mark Sylvia (Co-Chair) Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources
Jean-Claude Van Duysen Electricité de France

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Existing Commercial Buildings Working Group

Name Organization
Jennifer Amann American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Glen Andersen National Conference of State Legislatures
Marissa Barrera Southern California Edison
Jim Barrett Applied Solutions
Dana Berggren Avison Young
Dan Bresette Maryland Energy Administration
Lane Burt U.S. Green Buildings Council
Howard Choy Los Angeles County
Eric Coffman (Co-Chair) Montgomery County, MD
Jackie Dadakis Green Coast Enterprises
Sean Denniston New Buildings Institute
Alex Dews City of Philadelphia, PA
Jason Erwin Consortium for Energy Efficiency
Sandy Fazeli National Association of State Energy Officials
Bill Garber Appraisal Institute
Matt Gray City of Cleveland, OH
Jeff Harris Alliance to Save Energy
Brian Holland ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability
Barry Hooper City of San Francisco, CA
Ruth Horton New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Dave Hubka Transwestern
Miles Keogh National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Jared Lawrence Duke Energy
Cliff Majersik Institute for Market Transformation
Kevin McCarty U.S. Conference of Mayors
Scott Morris Building Owners and Managers Association
Elizabeth Noll American Gas Association
Eric Oliver Association of Energy Engineers
David Pospisil Consolidated Edison
Dan Probst Jones Lang LaSalle
Carolyn Sarno (Co-Chair) Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
Janet Streff Minnesota Department of Commerce
Elizabeth Vasatka City of Boulder, CO
Manuel Vera Pepco

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Financing Solutions Working Group

Name Organization
Lorraine Akiba Hawaii Public Utilities Commission
Brad Copithorne Environmental Defense Fund
Stuart DeCew Yale Center for Business and the Environment
Janis Erickson Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Sandy Fazeli National Association of State Energy Officials
Bryan Garcia (Co-Chair) Connecticut Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority
Don Gilligan National Association of Energy Service Companies
Greg Hale Office of the Governor, State of New York
Robert Hall Hall Associates Consulting, LLC
Philip Henderson Natural Resources Defense Council
Bill Jenkins Deutsche Bank
Birud Jhivari Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources
Richard Kauffman Office of the Governor, State of New York
Steven Klein First Infrastructure, Inc.
Peter Krajsa AFC First Financial Corporation
Joel Kurtzman Milken Institute - Center for Financial Innovations
Jean Lamming California Public Utilities Commission
David Logeman Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina
Kevin McCarthy Connecticut General Assembly Office of Legislative Research
Jeff Pitkin New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Robert Sahadi Institute for Market Transformation
Paul Scharfenberger Colorado Governor's Energy Office
Mary Schlaefer Wisconsin Energy Conservation Corporation
Bruce Schlein (Co-Chair) Citi
Austin Whitman M.J. Bradley and Associates
Stockton Williams HR&A Advisors
Mark Wolfe Energy Program Consortium

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Industrial Energy Efficiency and Combined Heat and Power Working Group

Name Organization
Mark Allen DNV GL Energy
John Ballam Massachussetts Department of Energy Resources
Mike Casper National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Stephen Coppinger CalPortland
Todd Currier (Co-Chair) Washington State University Extension Energy Program
John Cuttica Energy Resources Center, University of Illinois – Chicago
James W. Earley, Jr. Southern Company
Ron Edelstein Gas Technology Institute
Hilary Forster Consortium for Energy Efficiency
Julia Friedman National Association of State Energy Officials
Chris Goff Southern California Gas Company
Vignesh Gowrishankar Natural Resources Defense Council
Dale Louda United States Clean Heat and Power Association
Rick Marsh Industrial Energy Efficiency Network
Richard Meyer American Gas Association
Stacey Paradis Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Brian Platt New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Ethan Rogers American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
Rich Sedano Regulatory Assistance Project
Lola Schoenrich Great Plains Institute for Sustainable Development
Rodney Sobin Alliance to Save Energy
Becky Stanfield Natural Resources Defense Council

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Residential Retrofit Working Group

Name Organization
Susan Ackerman (Co-Chair) Oregon Public Utility Commission
Jared Asch National Strategies
Diane Ferington Energy Trust of Oregon
Matt Golden Efficiency.org
Karen Hamilton New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Gavin Hastings Arizona Public Service
William Johnson Green America Public Private Partnership
May Va Lor Laborers' International Union
Warren Lupson Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute
Duncan McCulloch Sears Home Improvements
Aaron Mehta FS Energy
Peter Mills Consortium for Energy Efficiency
Frank J. Murray, Jr. (Co-Chair) New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (Former)
Steve Saenz Austin Energy
Kara Saul Rinaldi National Home Performance Council
Bob Scott National Association of State Community Service Programs
Gerald Shechter Kansas City Office of Environmental Quality
Theresa Spurling-Wood Alachua County Public Schools
Lauren Urbanek Maryland Energy Administration
Keith Williams Building Services & Consulting LLC

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Contact the working groups for more information.