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AERTC Advisory Board
The Advanced Energy Center (AERTC) has a diverse and robust Advisory Board that works closely with leadership to help achieve these goals.
- Provide basic oversight and guidance on the mission, focus and direction of the AERTC.
- Provide recommendations on the technology sectors that the AERTC focuses on/supports.
- Work with the AERTC to recommend policy regarding energy technology and its adoption.
- Where appropriate, become strategic partners with the AERTC for the formation and implementation of R&D Centers and initiatives.
- Where appropriate, work with AERTC researchers and entrepreneurs as strategic partners for the development and commercialization of technology.
- AERTC Advisory Board
Mr. Robert B. Catell
Chairman of the Board, AERTC
Co-Chairman of the Board, AERTC
Mr. Michael L. Faltischek
General Counsel, AERTC
Founding Partner, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.
Lawrence J. Waldman
Treasurer, AERTC Chair of the Board, CVD Equipment
Mr. Ross Ain
President, Caithness Long Island, LLC
Mr. Jack Anderson
Interim President, Brookhaven National Laboratory
Mr. George Bilicic
Vice Chair, Investment Banking, Global Head of Power, Energy & Infrastructure, Lazard LTD
Ms. Katherine (Kathy) L. Boden
Senior Vice President, Con Ed
Dr. Vincent Boudreau
President, City College of New York
Dr. Linda Ng Boyle
Vice Dean for Research, NYU Tandon
Ms. Echo D. Cartwright
Director, Climate Mitigation, The Nature Conservancy New York
Mr. Digaunto Chatterjee
Vice President, System Planning, Eversource
Mr. Matthew Cohen
President & CEO Long Island Association
Hon. Robert E. Curry, Jr.
Senior Advisor, CRA International
Mr. Steven J. DeCarlo
Senior Associate, Director of Utility Services,
Colliers Engineering & Design CT, P.C.
Mr. Paul A. DeCotis
Senior Partner, East Coast Energy & Utilities Practice, West Monroe Partners, LLC
Mr. Richard Dewey
Executive Vice President, New York Independent System Operator (NYISO)
Dr. Donald DiMarzio
NG Next & BNL/CFN UEC Chair, Northrop Grumman Corporation
Mr. Tom Falcone
Chief Executive Officer, Long Island Power Authority
Ms. Carrie Meek Gallagher
Director, Long Island Office, NYS Department of Public Service
Mr. James T. Gallagher
Adjunct Professor, Energy Regulation and Restructuring, Clarkson University Graduate School of Engineering
Mr. Larry Goldenhersh
President, Center for Sustainable Energy (CSE)
Mr. Ross D. Groffman
NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Mr. Jeffrey Grybowski
CEO, US Wind, Inc.
Mr. Jeff Hammond
Chief Operating Officer, Star Gas Partners
Mr. David Hardy
Chief Executive Officer, Ørsted U.S. Offshore Wind
Ms. Doreen Harris
President & CEO, New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA)
Dr. JoAnne Hewett
Lab Director, Brookhaven National Lab
Mr. Michael A. Hults
Partner, Cameron Enginering
Mr. Jeffrey S. Katz
Head of Grid Technology Energy, Environment and Utilities Industry, IBM Corporation
Mr. Richard M. Kessel
East Coast Progressive Energy Solutions
Mr. Kevin Knobloch
CEO and President, Greentown Labs
Dr. Jelena Kovacevic
Dean, Tandon School of Engineering, NYU Tandon
Mr. Kevin S. Law
Director, Empire State Development Corporation
Partner and Executive VP, Tritec Real Estate
Mr. David Lyons
Interim President & CEO, PSEG LI
Mr. Gene E. Martin
President & COO, Transmission Developers, Inc.
Mr. Clint L. Plummer
CEO, Rise Light & Power
Ms. Sarah Salati
CCO, National Grid Ventures
Hon. Paul J. Tonna
Executive Director, The Energia Partnership Molloy College