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August 8, 2012

BCSE Board of Directors Elects Mark Wagner to Serve as New Chair

Washington, DC – The BCSE Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of its new Chair, Mark Wagner, Vice President, Government Relations, Johnson Controls, Inc., as of August 1, 2012.  Johnson Controls, Inc. (JCI) is a Fortune 100 company and a global leader in energy efficiency for buildings, building automation systems, advanced automotive batteries, and automotive interiors.  JCI is an active participant in the Council’s work in the state, federal and international policy arenas.

Mr. Wagner will succeed Mr. George Williams, Director, Federal Government Affairs, Sempra Energy, who is retiring after 28 years at the company. Mr. Williams played a key role in the establishment of the Council in 1992, and his ability to bring together and ultimately lead a diverse group of businesses will leave a long-standing impression on the Council for years to come.

Mr. Wagner has served as the BCSE Board’s Vice Chair since January 2010, and will be replaced by Ms. Denise Bode, Chief Executive Officer of the American Wind Energy Association.  Mr. Steven Davis, Senior Vice President for External Affairs, was elected to represent Sempra Energy on the Board of Directors.

The full press release is available here.