2021, October 21

FSEC Advisory Board Meeting

October 21, 2021
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Remote Meeting via GoToMeeting


Time Description Speaker
9:30 a.m. Welcome Chris Castro, Chair, FSEC Advisory Board; Director, Office of Sustainability & Resilience, City of Orlando
Introductions – Advisory Board Members Roll Call Sherri Shields, Communications Director, FSEC
9:40 a.m. Approval of March 31, 2021 Meeting Minutes Chris Castro, Chair
9:45 a.m. Status of FSEC Programs [4 MB PDF] Jim Fenton, Director, FSEC
10:05 a.m. Infectious Disease Isolation Zone Research Chuck Withers, FSEC
10:20 a.m. BREAK
10:25 a.m. Florida Energy Office Report Kelley Smith Burk, Director, Office of Energy, FDACS
Florida Legislative Session Report Louis Rotundo, Principal, Louis Rotundo and Associates
10:40 a.m. Strategic Plan Update: Metrics Bill Grieco, Vice Chair, FSEC Advisory Board; CEO, RAPID Manufacturing Institute™
10:55 a.m. The US DOE Loan Programs and Energizing Climate Justice Through Virtual Power Plants James P. Barrett, Senior Consultant, US DOE Loan Programs Office (LPO)
11:20 a.m. Roundtable Discussion: How the DOE Loan Program Could Help Achieve Climate Justice Roundtable speakers:

  • Kelley Smith Burk, Director, Office of Energy, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (Moderator)
  • James Barrett, Senior Consultant, US DOE Loan Programs Office (LPO)
  • Tim Center, CEO and Head Start Director, Capital Area Community Action Agency
  • John Hazelroth, Director, Nonprofit Housing Roundtable of Central Florida
11:55 a.m. New Business/Discussion
Date and Agenda for Next AB Meeting (TBD)
Chris Castro, Chair
12:00 p.m. Adjournment Chris Castro, Chair