NCSD 2020 - Program

10:00am - 10:35pm


Daphne Dixon, Co-founder & Executive Director, Live Green

10:05am - 10:15am

Electric School Bus Toolkit Program

Daphne Dixon, Co-founder & Executive Director, Live Green

10:15am - 10:30am

Opening Remarks

Bill McKibbon, Co-founder & Senior Advisor,

10:30am - 11:15am

Electric School Bus Toolkit: Local Champions

Panel Moderator:
Thomas Chorman, Senior Engineer, National Grid

Angelus Papageorge, Executive Director of Operations, Fairfield Public Schools, Connecticut

Sonia Skindrud, Weston, Connecticut

Sharon Huttner, Branford, Connecticut

11:15am - 12:00pm

How Legislative Action Supports Electric School Bus Adoption

Panel Moderator:
Matt Macunas, Legislative Liaison and Director of Transportation Initiatives, CT Green Bank

Kaye Kory, State Delegate, Virginia

Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr., State Senator, New Jersey

12:00pm - 12:45am

Electric School Buses: Success Stories Across the Nation

Panel Moderator:
Richard Lee, Director of School Bus Sales, Eastern USA, Lion Electric Bus Company

Tim Shannon, Director of Transportation, Twin Rivers Unified School District, California

Sergio Alfonso, Transportation Supervisor, White Plains School District, New York

Jennifer Wallace-Brodeur, Director of Transportation Efficiency, Vermont Energy Investment Corporation

Dave Meeuwsen, Transportation Director, Zeeland Public Schools, Michigan

12:45pm - 1:00pm

Closing Remarks

Matthew Goetz, Senior Associate & Program Manager, Georgetown Climate Center