Director, Consulting Division and Commons Energy
Rebecca is a proven leader with deep expertise in energy efficiency program design and policy. In addition, Rebecca oversees two key VEIC Divisions: Consultative Services, a team of 35 nationally recognized professionals working on energy efficiency, renewable energy, and transportation efficiency; and Commons Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary focused on bringing energy performance contracting to public-purpose buildings, helping to reduce operating costs and free up more resources to support the communities they serve. Prior to joining VEIC, Rebecca directed the Consortium for Energy Efficiency’s residential sector initiatives for more than a decade, increasing efficiency standards for lighting, appliances, air conditioners, consumer electronics, windows, new homes, and existing homes. Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Simmons College. Rebecca graduated from both institutions with high honors, and has authored more than 15 papers on innovation in energy efficiency program design.