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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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

Become a Gala Sponsor!

The NEWIEE Awards recognize and celebrate the accomplishment of women leaders in the fields of energy and environment who have achieved professional excellence within their area of specialty and have actively paved the way to success for other women in similar or related professional areas.

We need your support for this memorable event!  If you would like to be a sponsor, please click here or contact NEWIEE Gala committee member Carter Wall at mcarterwall@gmail.com. ​

In addition to other benefits, the reception and sustaining sponsors all receive a full-page ad in the Gala Program. This year, the ad will ALSO be displayed in our March 14th Newsletter. Be sure to get your ads in early to be included!


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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