7th Annual Awards Gala

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

Gala Achievement 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

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.

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.

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!

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