Energy Advisory Commission

About Us

The Wake County Energy Advisory Commission was created in 1978 by the Wake County Board of Commissioners and is charged with finding ways to conserve energy in Wake County.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Advisory Commission is to promote the conservation of energy in government, industry and the home. The commission seeks a comprehensive and coordinated approach offering recommendations and studies to the Wake County Board of Commissioners.

Commission Members

Current Members

Member Company Term Expires
Charles McGuffey Retired 24-Oct
Daniel Pate NC Sustainable Energy Association 25-Mar
Evan Jones Wake County Public Schools 25-Jun
Ginger Scoggins Engineered Designs, Inc. 23-Dec
Jeffrey Lippard Dominion Energy 24-May
Julian Prosser Retired/Consulting 25-Jun
Kelli Braunbach Wake County GSA N/A
Larry Nunnery Retired 24-May
Marty Clayton  Duke Energy 25-Jun
Paul Davis Conner, Gwyn, Schenck, PLLC 25-Jun
Peter Egan Light + Substance 25-Jun
Robert Hinson (Chair) Retired 25-Jun
Robert Leker (Vice Chair) Consulting 24-Mar
Stephen Hepler LS3P 25-Jun
Jennifer Weiss NC Department of Transportation 24-Aug
William Jensen Retired 24-Mar

Meeting Schedule

2023 Schedule and Events

GSA: Wake County General Services Center
401 Capital Blvd., Raleigh, NC

January 31, 2023

February 28, 2023 (CANCELLED)

March 28, 2023

May 9, 2023 (combined April/May meeting) 

June 27, 2023

July 25, 2023

August 29, 2023

September 26, 2023

October 31, 2023

Contact us:

Wake County Energy Advisory Commission

401 Capital Blvd. | Raleigh, NC 27603

Phone: 919-856-5777  | Fax: 919-856-6478 | Email:

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