Anne E. Spaulding
Ms. Spaulding is the Energy and Sustainability Manager for the City of Rochester and has been with the City since 1993. She has been on the GRCC Board of Directors since 2010. Ms. Spaulding is responsible for the development, implementation and management of the City’s environmental sustainability programs, including the City of Rochester Climate Action Plan, the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant program, the Rochester Energy Plan, and other climate protection and energy reduction initiatives the city is undertaking. Ms. Spaulding is also responsible for the management of the city’s environmental compliance and stormwater pollution prevention programs. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Master of Science in Management from Nazareth College of Rochester.
Kristy Mooney Graves
Kristy Mooney Graves is an administrator at the Monroe Community College Applied Technologies Center, where she has worked since 2004. Her emphasis there is primarily with the Automotive Technology Department.
She attended RIT and obtained a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2000 and then earned a Master’s in Higher Education Administration from Florida State University in 2002.
Prior to joining the staff at MCC, she worked at her alma mater, RIT, from 2002-2004 in the Academic Support Center Kristy is an advocate for people of every age learning a trade and mastering crafts they are passionate about.Through her role at MCC, she has been an invaluable partner in helping the GRCC sponsor very successful Odyssey Day celebrations in 2008, 2010 and 2012.
Her favorite hobbies are travel, reading, and laughing. She resides in Henrietta with her husband Jeremy and their mischief filled dog, Tucker Max.
Alan Blood has been involved in GRCC since the first gatherings in 1995 and is currently the Treasurer. He is proudly employed by the City of Rochester fleet and considers GRCC the perfect way to combine automotive enthusiasm and the need to “do the right thing.”
James J. Winebrake, PhD, has served on the Board since 2002. He is currently Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY.
Dr. Winebrake formerly worked for the U.S. Department of Energy and conducts research on the energy and environmental impacts of alternative fuel vehicle use.
David Keefe has been the Coordinator of the GRCC since July 2007. Prior to that, he was a member of the Board of Directors from 1996-2007. From 1995 to 2005, he was the Director of Fleet Services for the City of Rochester NY and in that capacity developed a program for AFVs, which included CNG and electric vehicles. He served a total of 33 years in local government service in the Rochester area. including experience in public works, budget and parking system administration. He has extensive experience in strategic planning and quality management.
Robert W Barker has served on the board since 1998. He is a retired Monroe County Fleet Manager. He was one of the original founders of the GRCC Coalition. Prior to that, he worked for Eastman Kodak Co. as department maintenance manager and retired in 1991 with twenty-seven years of service. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force 1960 – 1964.
Peter Lawrence currently serves as the Director of Transportation for the Fairport Central School District and has held progressively responsible positions in the transportation field since 1988. He has been with the Fairport district since 1997.
He holds the following degrees: A.A.S. in Automotive Technology, B. S. in Managing Human Resources, M.S. in Management and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in School Business Administration. Currently, he is a doctoral candidate at the University of Rochester and is pursuing his Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) degree specializing in K-12 Educational Leadership.
Peter has authored numerous articles for trade publications in the transportation industry. He is also a nationally Certified Director of Pupil Transportation (CDPT). He has presented to transportation professionals in Belgium, Canada, China, India, and Turkey at International conferences.
He has received numerous awards during his career, including the “Art Schock Award” in 2006, the School Transportation News and NAPT’s “Leadership Award ” in 2007 and he was featured in School Bus Fleet Magazine’s November issue of the most fascinating personalities for 2009. Most recently, in 2011, the National Association recognized him for Pupil Transportation with their “Distinguished Service Award.”
His hobbies include spending time with his family, riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle, reading, and writing articles that focus on helping to make other peoples’ lives a little bit easier.
Michael Moser, CAFM, has served on the GRCC board since 2006.He is founder and President of MyFleetDept.com, a fleet management service providing consulting, project management, training and administrative services for organizations operating vehicle and equipment fleets. They have an Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) division, providing sales, design, installation, management and maintenance services for EV charging hardware and software throughout Western New York.
From 2001 to 2010, Mike held the Director, Fleet and Purchasing position with Lewis Tree Service, responsible for a $50 M purchasing budget and a fleet of more than 4300 assets operating in 23 states and Canada. Mike was Fleet Manager for Rural/Metro Medical Services’ Rochester, NY operation from 1994 to 2001. Early in his career, Mike had diverse management responsibilities within the automotive, truck and towing industries.
Mike earned his Certified Automotive Fleet Manager(CAFM) certification from NAFA, business management curriculum from St. John Fisher College and various technical certifications from Monroe Community College Applied Technologies.
In addition to the Clean Cities program, Mike is a member of the Rochester Transportation Council and involved with various fleet committees and alternative fuel related projects.
Amy Lopez is the Director of Business Development at INRIX and is responsible for Public Sector sales in the Eastern Region of the US. INRIX leverages crowd-sourced data and sophisticated analytics to reduce the individual, economic and environmental toll of traffic congestion.
Prior to joining INRIX, Amy served as the Director of Corporate Engagement at Securing America’s Future Energy and The Electrification Coalition. Amy led corporate fundraising, various strategic programs, and made possible the Electrification Coalition’s partnership with Paul Allen’s Vulcan, Inc. supporting the US Department of Transportation Smart City Challenge.
Amy has spent the last ten years building relationships with city leaders and senior executives in the automotive, transportation, and utility sectors to advocate for the widespread adoption of electrified transportation.
Amy’s career spans from manufacturing, engineering, business development and technical sales, to founding and operating her own marketing and consulting firm for 12 years. Here, she advised on marketing strategies and business development services for clients in clean energy, emerging technologies, and humanitarian organizations.
Joseph M. Bovenzi
Joe’s professional background is in urban and regional planning, with emphases in transportation, land use, and hazard mitigation/resiliency planning. He is the Program Manager for Management and Operations Planning at the Genesee Transportation Council (GTC), the Metropolitan Planning Organization for the nine-county Genesee-Finger Lakes Region. At GTC, he handles operations planning activities including development and implementation of the Regional Transportation System Management and Operations Strategic Plan, facilitation of interagency coordination committees and initiatives, updates to the federally-mandated Congestion Management Process and Regional ITS Architecture, and transportation infrastructure resiliency and adaptation planning tasks.
Prior to his time with GTC, Joe worked for the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission in Maryland and the Genesee-Finger Lakes Regional Planning Council in Rochester.
In addition to his membership on the GRCC board, Joe is a member of the board of the Upstate New York Chapter of the American Planning Association. He is a graduate of the I-95 Corridor Coalition Operations Academy and a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners. He holds degrees in Geography from SUNY Geneseo and Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.