August 22, 2022
Thomas Kroon, Chairman & CEO, Thomas James International
Thom Kroon is a long-time leader with a diverse and impactful career. He is the retired Chairman and CEO of Thomas James International, where he led mergers and acquisitions as well as international operating partnerships.  Thom brings a sustainability lens to his work in organizational management, with an emphasis on business development. MBA- educated, and […]

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March 28, 2022
Susan W. Champlain, Director, Government Affairs, Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Susan Champlain is director of Government Operations for Boeing Commercial Airplanes. She leads the Northwest State & Local Government Operations team, managing relationships with elected officials and business leaders in Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho and Hawaii. Previously, Susan held a series of positions within Boeing including policy and state and local government relations roles where […]

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March 28, 2022
Michael Bergstrom, UMC, Inc.
Michael Bergstrom is a Business Developer in UMC’s Energy + Environment group. He has a strong focus on identifying and developing high performance solutions that reduce operational costs and emissions for buildings and district energy systems across the region. His innovative and entrepreneurial nature keeps him always looking to improve and optimize processes while preserving […]

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March 25, 2022
Ben Mayer, Partner, K&L Gates
Ben Mayer’s practice focuses on environmental, energy, and utility law and regulation, and American Indian law. Ben helps public and private clients navigate federal and state environmental cleanup and land use laws and regulations, including Superfund laws and environmental policy acts. He also advises clients on federal and state energy laws and regulations, including utility […]

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March 25, 2022
James Mothersbaugh, Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board, WaterTectonics
Mr. James Mothersbaugh is the Founder, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of WaterTectonics. Jim has been active in environmental applications for 30+ years with experience in sewage treatment, marine processing, agriculture, fishing, pulp and paper, construction, mining, and oil & gas industries. Jim’s career emphasis has been in the field of electrochemistry, with a […]

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March 25, 2022
Aaron Feavor, Director, JCDREAM
As Director of JCDREAM, Aaron is a global expert on the move to engineered materials solutions for clean technology with a concentration on the synthesis and processing of high-performance carbon materials. He co-founded EnerG2 and has written and spoken extensively on nanotechnology topics. He led the company’s technology development from inception at the labs of the […]

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