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List of Speakers & Related Websites

Acquisition Reform Net
Website: http://www.arnet.gov/
A primary source for information on federal procurement activities

Allied Signal (merged with Honeywell)
Speaker: Jim Tira
Website:http://www.honeywell.com/sites/honeywell/ Exit Disclaimer

Asset Based Lending Consultants, Inc.
Speaker:  Donald F. Clarke, President & Chairman (Hallandale, FL)

Speaker: Sandra Cannon, Leader Affirmative Procurement
Website: http://www.battelle.org/ Exit Disclaimer

City of Santa Monica
Speaker:  Brian Johnson
Website: http://pen.ci.santa-monica.ca.us/epd/index.htm Exit Disclaimer

Cytor Corporation
Speaker:  Charles Smith

Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)
Speakers: Michael D. Carter, Defense Contract Management Command
Al DiGennaro, Buy Green Program Manager, DLA Service Center
Steve Wrenn, Chief of Product Marketing

s: http://www.jgpp.com/Exit Disclaimer
Joint Group on Acquisition Pollution Prevention
Defense Supply Center Richmond, DLA's Environmental Products Catalog

Department of Agriculture (USDA)/Alternative Agricultural Research and Development Commercialization Corporation (AARC)
Speakers: Ronald B. Buckhalt, Director of Marketing & Communications,
Richard Holcomb
Sharon Holcombe
Website: http://www.usda.gov/

U.S. Department of Defense
Speaker: Bob Cox, Repair and Improvements Program Manager

Department of Fisheries & Oceans, Canada
Speaker: John Lark,
Website: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/home-accueil_e.htm Exit Disclaimer

ECD Energy and Environment Ltd.
Speaker: Jiri Skopek, Managing Director

Environmental Building News
Website: http://www.buildinggreen.com/ Exit Disclaimer
Newletter on Environmentally Responsible Design and Construction

Environmental Defense Fund
Speaker:John Rustin
Website: http://www.edf.org/ Exit Disclaimer

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Jim Aidella, Associate Administrator for the Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances
Joe Carra, Deputy Office Director for the Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances
Pat Kennedy, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxic Substances
Chris Long, Research Triangle Park, NC
Jim Foley, Facilities & Administrative Management Branch, Region 2
John Krakowiak, Branch Chief, Region 3
David Van Hoogstraten, Office of Policy Planning and Evaluation

EPA's Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Program

Pollution Prevention Division

Pollution Prevention Information Clearinghouse

Design for the Environment

Federal Trade Commission ( FTC)
Speaker: Mary Koelbel Engle, Assistant Director of Enforcement Division, Bureau of Consumer Protection
Website: http://www.ftc.gov/
Copies of the FTC Guidance can be ordered here

General Accounting Office
Speaker: Scott Riback,
Website: http://www.gao.gov/

Georgia-Pacific Corporation
Speaker : Peggy Burns, Market Development Manager, Commercial Products Division
Website : http://www.gp.com/ Exit Disclaimer

The George Washington University
Speaker: Larry Hourcle, Professor of Environmental Law
Website: http://www.gwu.edu/ Exit Disclaimer

General Services Administration (GSA)
Speakers: George Clark, Deputy Director of GSA Paints & Chemicals Center
Tom Daily, Chief of Environmental Programs, Environmental & Engineering
Policy Division, Acquisitions Management Center, Federal Supply Service
Patricia Geisinger, Small Business Technical Advisor, Office of Enterprise Development
Tony Trenkle, Co-chair of the Electronic Commerce Program Office
David Aiken

Website: http://www.gsa.gov
Site including GSA's Advantage Program, an online shopping service

Government Technology Solutions
Speaker: Robert J. Dietz, II, President & Founder

The Green Builders
Website: http://www.greenbuilder.com/sourcebook/ Exit Disclaimer
Sustainable Building Sourcebook

Green Seal
Speaker: Arthur Weissman, president and chief executive officer
Website: http://www.greenseal.org/ Exit Disclaimer
Green Seal Approval for environmental products

Greenhomes Marketspace Inc.
Web site no longer available.

The Hiller Group
Speaker: Bill Read, Principal for the Washington, D.C. office

Home Depot
Speaker: Mark Eisen, former Environmental Marketing Manager
Website: http://www.homedepot.com/ Exit Disclaimer

Howard University
Speaker: Woodrow McCutchen, Small Business Development Center
Website:http://www.howard.edu/ Exit Disclaimer

Innovative Management Solutions, Inc.
Speaker: Fidel Reijerse, Associate
Website: http://www.ims-web.com/ Exit Disclaimer

Key Bank and Trust
Speaker: Sean Hough

Massachusetts State
Speaker: Eric Friedman, Operation Services Division

Minnesota Office of Environmental Affairs
Speaker: Kelly Luck

National Association of Home Builders
Speakers: Peter Yost, Assistant Director for Structures and Environmental Systems Division

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Speakers: Barbara Lippiatt, Building and Fire Research Lab
Krista Johnsen Leuteritz, Assistant to Director, Office of Standards Services

Office of the Federal Environmental Executive
Speaker: Fran McPoland, Federal Environmental Executive

Office of Management & Budget (OMB)  Federal Procurement Policy
Speakers: Steve Schooner,Executive Office of the President,
Linda Mesaros, Deputy Associate Administrator for Procurement Innovation,
Website: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/

Website: http://oikos.com/ Exit Disclaimer
Green Building Source

Ontario Hydro
Speaker: Larry Starecky, Purchasing and Materials Mangement
Website: http://www.hydro.on.ca

Rochester-Midland Company
Speaker:Steve Ashkin

Scientific Certification Systems
Speaker: Stanley Rhodes, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer

Small Business Administration (SBA)
Speakers: Frances A. Hensen, Chief of the Financing Division
Della Ford, Small Business Administration
Websites: http://www.sba.gov/gc/
Site on electronic procurement conversion activities
Site for those interested in the small business loan program

Smart Growth
Websites: http://www.smartgrowth.org/ Exit Disclaimer
Riverdale Deconstruction Project Case Study

Twin Cities Army Industrial Operations
Speakers: Scott Lantz, Engineer and Attorney

U.S Postal Office (USPS)
Speaker: Charles E. Bravo, Manager of Environmental Management Policy

Vision Paper
Speaker: Thomas A. Rymsza, President
Website: http://www.visionpaper.com/ Exit Disclaimer

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