On September 18, 2007, the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders created the Somerset County Energy Council via resolution. It was decided that this Council would be responsible for advising the Freeholders about energy issues and technology, as well advocating for energy efficiency and conservation measures across the County.
The Somerset County Energy Council is advisory in nature, and is comprised of at least nine members, not to exceed eleven members, with all being appointed by the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
The 2020 List of Members of the Somerset County Energy Council is as follows:
William Amann, PE, LEED Fellow, DCEP - Chair
Jeanne K. Perantoni, AIA, LEED AP - Vice Chair
Wayne D. DeFeo, LEED AP - Secretary
William A. Dondiego
Paul Drake, PP, AICP
Jeffrey E. Grant, PE, CEM, CEP
William T. Knox, JD, CFA
Walter Lane, PP, AICP
Monica A. Lazer
Honorable Melonie Marano, Freeholder Liaison
Laurette Kratina, PP, AICP, Staff Liaisonn