COMMUNICATION & FACILITATION

Working with organizations to become more operationally efficient. Utilizing proven facilitation methods for environmental, renewable energy, and energy efficiency topics. Communication of information to multiple audiences across a range of platforms. Select project work includes electronic communication for a manufacturing association on energy-related matters, a day-long facilitation with environmental advocates on policy options for coastal resilience, and facilitation and communication of a multi-year working group on energy storage policy. Each of these activities along with others can be found in the links below.

Check out some recent projects:

Regular contributor to news articles for the N.C. Sierra Club and the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center.

 

Managing the Carolina Utility Customers Association digital communications on a range of energy policy matters including project management of a new digital presence.

 

Developed agenda, materials and facilitated a convening of N.C. State University data researchers and stakeholders on ways to improve methods of agricultural and environmental modeling.

Planned and facilitated day-long retreat with environmental advocacy groups on policy options for coastal resilience. Policy options were featured in the North Carolina Climate Risk Assessment and Resilience Plan.

Facilitated two-year meeting of the Energy Storage Working Group for the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association, published an interim report on the work, and helped guide the resulting NC State University study on the topic.

Convened and wrote proceedings from facilitation of stakeholders implicated by the North Carolina Science Advisory Board’s directive on ecological flows.

North Carolina State Energy Conference - April 2016

"I'm really happy with how our stakeholder engagement went. This was a new experience for me, and you helped to make it enjoyable and organized!"

NATALIE NELSON

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, NC STATE UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL & AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING 

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