Kristin Gustafson Named President of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers

Kristin Gustafson, Director of 179D Services at Eide Bailly, has been named president of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers.

As president, Gustafson will help lead the chapter’s efforts to promote energy efficiency throughout facility design, construction and operation, as well as create an environment for professional development with insight into new technologies, utility programs and industry best practices. She previously served as vice president of the chapter.

“I’m humbled and excited to take on this new role in the chapter,” said Gustafson. “This is an exciting time for our industry, and I look forward to helping our members better understand and tackle the opportunities and challenges that we face.”

The Association of Energy Engineers is a nonprofit professional society of 16,000 members in 77 countries. The mission of AEE is " to promote the scientific and educational interests of those engaged in the energy industry and to foster action for Sustainable Development." The organization offers a full array of informational outreach programs including seminars (live and internet based), conferences, journals, books, and certification programs.