7th Annual Awards Gala
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NEWIEE aims to harness the passion, intelligence and leadership experience of women to promote and encourage public interest in the energy and environmental sectors.
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7th Annual Gala

April 6th from 6:00-9:00 PM Boston Park Plaza Hotel

7th Annual NEWIEE Gala Awardees

Please join us in congratulating our 2017 NEWIEE Gala Awardees! We look forward to celebrating them at the Gala.

Marcy Reed, President, National Grid – Leadership Award

Anne George, Vice President of External Affairs and Corporate Communications, ISO-NE – Achievement Award

Meredith Hatfield, Clean Energy Program Officer for Climate, Barr Foundation – Achievement Award

Tamika Jacques, Ed.D, Director for Workforce Development Programs, Massachusetts Clean Energy Center – Rising Star Award

NEWIEE Gala Honors Gina McCarthy

USEPA Photo by Eric Vance

“I am thrilled to be recognized by NEWIEE and hope my work will open doors for young women to take on leadership positions in the energy and environmental sectors.” – Gina McCarthy

NEWIEE is proud to honor the Honorable Gina McCarthy, former Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency and currently Senior Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School Institute of Politics and Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.


NEWIEE is continuing its popular series of on-campus chats for the spring semester – a chance for NEWIEE members to share their experience with young women and talk about careers in energy and the environment.  We can transform our field, just by showing young women they are welcome!

Upcoming Events:

University of New Hampshire

Wednesday, February 8th, 5:30-7:00 pm

UMass Amherst

Wednesday, February 15th, 6:00-7:30 pm

University of Rhode Island

Thursday, March 2nd, 5:30-7PM

Please see the NEWIEE Calendar for more details.

Maryrose Sylvester Announced as Gala Keynote

Maryrose Sylvester is President & CEO of Current—a first-of-its kind startup within the walls of GE that blends advanced energy technologies like LED and solar with networked sensors and software. Backed by GE’s industrial strength Predix platform, Current works with a broad ecosystem of development partners to make commercial buildings and industrial facilities more energy efficient & productive.

Sylvester is a member of GE’s Corporate Executive Council, GE’s Commercial Council and she was instrumental in helping to launch the GE Women’s Network. She is a former Chairman of the Board of Governors for the National Electrical Manufacturers Association, and she serves on the Board for Harley-Davidson, as well as the Foundation Fighting Blindness.

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