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Join us for this information-packed ​conference! ​Gain an understanding of the quickly evolving energy and environmental landscape. Get up-to-speed on everything from hydrogen and EV batteries to PFAS regulations and innovations in sustainability. Network with industry peers, both today’s leaders and tomorrow’s influencers. Discover how your role is increasingly important as Team Kentucky works to move the Commonwealth forward.​​

3
Days
46
Speakers
7
Sponsors
26
Sessions

Governor's Conference ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT

Speakers

Rebecca Goodman
Rebecca Goodman
Secretary Energy & Environment Cabinet
 Andy Beshear
Andy Beshear
Governor Commonwealth of Kentucky
Gordon Slone
Gordon Slone
Commissioner Kentucky Department for Natural Resources
Barry Mayfield (moderator)
Barry Mayfield (moderator)
Executive Director Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs
Tony Hatton
Tony Hatton
Commissioner Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection
Kenya Stump
Kenya Stump
Executive Director Kentucky Office of Energy Policy
Linda Bridwell
Linda Bridwell
Executive Director Kentucky Public Service Commission
Torend Collins (moderator)
Torend Collins (moderator)
Specialist Regional Intergovernmental and External Affairs for Appalachia, US Dept. of Energy
Brian Gross
Brian Gross
Environmental Scientist EPA Region 4 Brownfields
Sandy Williams
Sandy Williams
Executive Director Kentucky Infrastructure Authority
Dennis Hatfield
Dennis Hatfield
Director Kentucky Division of Oil and Gas
Daniel Blackman
Daniel Blackman
Administrator EPA Region 4
Jeff Noel  (moderator)
Jeff Noel (moderator)
Secretary Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development
David Duttlinger
David Duttlinger
Executive Director Bluegrass Area Development Districts
Kathy Walker
Kathy Walker
Founder and CEO Kentucky Advanced Manufacturing Institute (eKAMI)
Brad Clark
Brad Clark
Founder and CEO Latent Talent Accelerator
Jordan R. Solomon
Jordan R. Solomon
President & CEO and chairman of BDO Zone Initiative Ecostrat, BDO Zone Initiative
Amy Sohner
Amy Sohner
Executive Director Bluegrass Greensource
Shiela Medina
Shiela Medina
Assistant Director for Policy and Engagement, UK Center for Applied Energy Research
Carrie Ray
Carrie Ray
Energy Program Coordinator Mountain Association
Sunni Carr
Sunni Carr
Executive Director Office of Kentucky Nature Preserves
Carey Johnson (moderator)
Carey Johnson (moderator)
Kentucky Division of Water
Jim Gray
Jim Gray
Secretary Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
Seth Cutter
Seth Cutter
Director of Communications and Government Affairs Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
Brett Radulovich
Brett Radulovich
Vice President Strategy & Risk Operations, NiSource
Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science"
Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science"
Hooked on Science.
James Greenberger (moderator)
James Greenberger (moderator)
Executive Director NAATBatt International
Bob Galyen
Bob Galyen
President Galyen Energy
Renata Arsenault
Renata Arsenault
Technical Expert Advanced Battery Recycling at the Ford Motor Company and President of NAATBatt International
Steven Jahng
Steven Jahng
Director SK Battery America
Kim Allen Menke
Kim Allen Menke
Regional Director, Government Affairs Office Toyota Motor North America
Monique Kuykendoll Quarterman (moderator)
Monique Kuykendoll Quarterman (moderator)
Deputy Executive Director Kentucky Innovation
Louis Buck
Louis Buck
Government Relations Digestate Nutrients Development, Three Rivers Energy Partners
Andrew Isherwood
Andrew Isherwood
Director Energy Origination and Development, TC Energy
John D. Gagel
John D. Gagel
Chief Sustainability Officer Lexmark
Jason Unrine
Jason Unrine
Director Kentucky Water Resources Research Institute (KWRRI)
James Cable
James Cable
Environmental Scientist Consultant Division of Abandoned Mine Lands
Scott Young
Scott Young
Executive Director Kentucky Rural Water Association
John Dorman
John Dorman
Senior Resilience Advisory AECOM
Jeffery Preece
Jeffery Preece
Director of Research and Development Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Amy Spiller
Amy Spiller
President of utility operations in Ohio and Kentucky Duke Energy
Marty Littrel
Marty Littrel
.President & CEO Meade County RECC
Kimra Cole
Kimra Cole
President & COO Columbia Gas
Lane Dilg
Lane Dilg
Senior Advisor in the Office of the Under Secretary for Infrastructure U.S. Department of Energy.
Caitlin Moffitt
Caitlin Moffitt
Strategic Consultant Clinch River Nuclear Project, Tennessee Valley Authority
Ken Srebnik
Ken Srebnik
Director of Administration Envision AESC

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