Dave Hewitt, Executive Director
Dave serves as Executive Director of NBI. He brings an exceptional mix of leadership, strategic planning and business development skills with him. Combined with his extensive technical project experience and strong familiarity with NBI’s goals and relationships, Dave is uniquely suited to direct the Institute’s continuing success and growth. Prior to joining NBI, Dave was a Senior Manager, Commercial Sector Initiative, at the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance in Portland. He managed the Alliance’s commercial sector portfolio and directed the development of the Washington Sustainable Schools project. Under his direction, daylighting labs were established at five Schools of Architecture. Additional experience includes 12 years with Pacific Energy Associates in Portland serving as a technical consultant on several collaborative projects; Director of Research, Development and Evaluation for Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships; Director of the City of Portland Energy Office; and the first Executive Director of the Wisconsin Energy Conservation Corporation.
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