Conference Speakers

PLEASE NOTE: The Midwest Green Transportation Forum & Expo took place on September 14-25, 2020, and the agenda has officially concluded.

HOWEVER, you can still register as an attendee through the registration link and gain access to recordings of all the sessions and to the networking features for up to 6 months.

Session Moderators


Kerri Garvin, MPA

Executive Director

Greater Indiana Clean Cities

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Aslyne Rodriguez

Director of Government Affairs

Central Ohio Transit Authority


Steve DeNunzio

Director of Master of Business Logistics Engineering (MBLE) Program, Fisher College of Business

The Ohio State University

Alleyn Harned

Executive Director

Virginia Clean Cities

Rick Price

Executive Director

Pittsburg Region Clean Cities

Barry Carr


Clean Communities of Central New York

Andy Wolpert

Project Manager, Smart City Program

City of Columbus

Carl Lisek

Executive Director

South Shore Clean Cities

Lorrie Lisek

Executive Director

Wisconsin Clean Cities

Giorgio Rizzoni

Director, Center for Automotive Research

The Ohio State University

Gary Bozigar

Inside Sales Account Manager

K.A. Bergquist, Inc.

Rich Granger

 Managing Director, Workforce and Economic Development


Brendan Kelley

Director, Drive Electric Ohio

Clean Fuels Ohio

Tyler Fehrman

Policy Director

Clean Fuels Ohio

John Gonzales

Senior Engineer for Advanced Vehicle Deployment

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Jonathan Overly

Executive Director

East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition

Dave Schaller

Industry Engagement Director

North American Council for Freight Efficiency

Luke Stedke, MPA

Managing Director of Communications & Policy


Tony Bandiero

Executive Director

Eastern Pennsylvania Alliance for Clean Transportation

Tami Alexander

Program Coordinator

Kansas City Regional Clean Cities

Ralonda Hampton

Diversity, Inclusion, & Engagement Officer

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

Tiffany Bailey


West Virginia Clean Cities

Jonathan Bridges

Managing Director, Automotive, Steel, & White Goods


Mike Roeth

Executive Director

North American Council for Freight Efficiency

Session Panelists

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Josh Cohen

Director of Policy


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Samantha Bingham

Clean Transportation Program Director 

City of Chicago

Shanna Brownstein

Senior Manager, Transportation Electrification

Portland General Electric

Dr. Shelley Francis

Co-Founder, Managing Partner


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Florian Kolb

Chief Commercial Officer & General Manager, Energy


Maria Haberman

Director of Government Affairs

AEP Ohio


Nicole Lepre

Policy Analyst

Atlas Public Policy

Marc Rowe

Regional Director of Business Development


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Nick Nigro


Atlas Public Policy

James Husted

Director of Maintenance

Garner Transportation Group

Steve Whaley

Director of Autogas Business Development

Propane Education & Research Council

Stuart Weidie

President & Chief Executive Officer

Alliance Autogas


David Cox

Director of Operations

Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas

Charles Satterfield

Senior Project Manager

Atlas Public Policy

Venu Garikapati

Project Leader for Transportation Data Analytics

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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Sam Arons

Director of Sustainability

Lyft, Inc.

Jason Miller

Vice President of Commercial Vehicle Operations

Dana Incorporated

Jennifer Wallace-Brodeur

Director of Transportation Efficiency

Vermont Energy Investment Corporation

Kathleen Staples

Manager, Electrification

Dominion Energy Virginia

Pete Metz

Manager, Transportation Initiatives

Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber

Jeff Markusic

Fleet Manager

Franklin County Engineer's Office

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Kyle Winslow

Federal Policy Director


Tom Cyrs

Research Associate

World Resources Institute

Chris Lyon

Director of Fleet Relations & GTA Fleet Liaison


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Doyle Sumrall

Managing Director


Tucker Perkins

President & Chief Executive Officer

Propane Education and Research Council

Chris Atkinson

Director of Smart Mobility & Professor of Engineering

The Ohio State University

Brendan Jordan

Vice President

Great Plains Institute

Ben Wilson

Manager of Power Delivery Engineering

Ohio's Electric Cooperatives

Todd Allums

Electric Transportation Market Specialist

Southern Company

David Dunn, CFM

Division Manager, Fleet & Facilities Management Division

City of Orlando

Michael McDonald

Director of Sustainability and Government Affairs


Ken Crowley, CPFP, CAFM

Superintendent of Fleet Services

Village of Oak Park, IL

Diane Newton, PMP

Associate Vice President & Project Manager


Carla Bailo

President & Chief Executive Officer

Center for Automotive Research