Stacey Hobart is the Communications and Development Director for New Buildings Institute. Stacey works across NBI projects and programs to help communicate progress and accomplishments to those interested in advancing energy-efficient, high-performance commercial building practices. She also oversees fundraising and advancement for NBI’s mission. Stacey has over 20 years’ experience working in the energy industry in the areas of project management, public affairs, energy efficiency and marketing. As corporate marketing manager at the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance, she was responsible for managing external communications to the organization’s stakeholders. Stacey also managed marketing activities for NEEA’s commercial building program. Before relocating to the Northwest in 1998, Stacey oversaw the American Public Power Association’s research and development program (DEED) in Washington, D.C.