Thank you members for your valuable contributions to the Energy Management Committee!

 

School Board Member - Steve Luikart

 

Elementary School Principal - Kara McComeskey, GHES

 

Middle School Principal - Jason Joens, RRMS (Chair, Education Sub-Committee)

 

High School Principal - Jim Michaels, RRHS

 

Construction Services and Code Complaince - Emil Dacanay

 

Teacher Representative - Donna Hoague-Koljeski

 

School-Related Personnel - TBA

 

United School Employees of Pasco - Ed Ronda

 

Student Population - TBA

 

Food, Nutrition, and Distribution Services - Rick Kurtz (Chair, Retrofit Sub-Committee)

 

Transportation - Tad Kledzik

 

Purchasing - Mike Woodall

 

Supervisor of Athletics - TBA

 

Maintenance and Facility Services - Mark Fox, Eddie Flicker (Chair, Waste Reduction Sub-Committee)

 

PLACE - Karla Graziano

 

Information Services - Chris Jackson (Chair, Monitoring and Reporting Sub-Committee)

 

Conservation and Recycling Operations - Karen Bryant, John Soler, CEM (Chair, EM Committee)

 

 

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and communicate program procedures related to energy management and energy conservation.
  • Inform the school community of the economic significance and importance of an effective energy/utility management program.
  • Provide an open forum to mutually discuss and resolve new and/or ongoing energy-related concerns.
  • Distribute school-based consumption reports focusing on the success of energy efforts and the incentive program.
  • Assist in prioritizing capital-funded conservation programs.
  • Meet on a quarterly basis, or as requested by the Chair.
  • Solicit committee suggestions and facilitate implementation for better efficiency.
  • Support interdepartmental partnerships considered critical for program success.
  • Focus on creating cost savings efforts and mitigating future operating cost risks.
  • Assist individuals/schools in improving skills and techniques in energy management through education, research, and the exchange of ideas and technical knowledge related to energy.
  • Produce and present an annual Energy Management Program for Board adoption.