Staff and Board

Chelsea Harnish

Executive Director

Since 2015, Chelsea oversees all VAEEC operations and strategic initiatives, including programs, policy, communications, membership, and events. With over a decade of Virginia energy policy experience, Chelsea regularly engages with … Read More

Jessica Greene

Outreach Director

Jessica Greene joined the VAEEC in 2016. As Outreach Director, Jessica oversees the organization’s educational events, government engagement, and graphic design work. She has diverse experience in the environmental field, … Read More

Rebecca Hui

Office Manager

Rebecca Hui joined VAEEC in October 2018. She is excited to bring her passions for writing and data analysis, honed through a varied professional background, with experience in agriculture, customer … Read More

John Morrill

VAEEC Chair | Fairfax County

John Morrill is the division manager for innovation and sustainability in the Office of Environmental and Energy Coordination (OEEC) at Fairfax County. As a part of the County Executive’s Office, … Read More

Maggie Kelley Riggins

VAEEC Vice Chair | Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance

Maggie Kelley Riggins has devoted her career to developing innovative and holistic approaches to understanding and solving gnarly problems faced in the South around climate and energy. Maggie currently manages … Read More

Elizabeth Beardsley

VAEEC Secretary | U.S. Green Building Council

Elizabeth Beardsley is Senior Policy Counsel at the U.S. Green Building Council. Her portfolio includes federal, state, and local green building law and policy issues. Recently her work has focused on … Read More

Stephen Evanko

VAEEC Treasurer | Dominion Due Diligence Group

Stephen Evanko is the Managing Director of Energy and Sustainability for Dominion Due Diligence Group (D3G) and is responsible for multifamily energy benchmarking, energy audits, energy modeling and green building consulting … Read More

Tim Bernadowski

Siemens Industry

Tim Bernadowski is a Lead Project Developer for Siemens and is responsible for engineering and development of energy performance contract and other energy service projects in the VA, MD, WV … Read More

KC Bleile

Viridiant

Since 2006, KC Bleile has led Viridiant, first serving as Director of Operations and then as Executive Director. She joined Viridiant as its first employee and helped pioneer Virginia’s first state-side green … Read More

Joyce Bodoh

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative

Joyce Bodoh is the Director of Energy Solutions and Clean Energy at Rappahannock Electric Cooperative. In her role, she oversees the co-op’s electric transportation programs, sustainability initiatives, and end-use energy … Read More

Chase Counts

Community Housing Partners

Chase Counts is the Senior Director of Operations for Community Housing Partners (CHP) Energy Solutions where he leads a talented, mission-driven team of 80 staff dedicated to delivering weatherization services … Read More

Bryna Dunn

Moseley Architects

Bryna Dunn is a Vice President, serving as the Director of Sustainability Planning, for Moseley Architects.  She works with project teams from the early planning through building construction to ensure … Read More

Bill Eger

City of Alexandria

Bill Eger serves as the Energy Manager for the City of Alexandria, where he leads the City’s multi-disciplinary Office of Energy Management team – from planning to outreach through implementation – … Read More

Michael Hubbard

Dominion Energy

Michael Hubbard is the Manager of Energy Conservation at Dominion Energy. His responsibilities include oversight and design of new DSM programs. He joined Dominion in 1996 and has served in … Read More

Megan Partridge

Franklin Energy

Megan Patridge is the Director of Business Development for Franklin Energy and brings a holistic understanding of the opportunities and pressures facing utilities and energy providers in the Mid-Atlantic region. … Read More

Leigh Anne Ratliff

Trane Technologies

Leigh Anne Ratliff is delighted to be participating with VAEEC, a great organization doing vital work in the Commonwealth. Recently Leigh Anne started a new position with Trane Technologies in … Read More

Carrie Webster

Henrico County

Carrie Webster is the Energy Manager of Henrico County, Virginia.  The Energy Manager works to reduce energy use and cost within the general government, schools, and public utilities.  Key activities … Read More