• Lawrence Odle, Air Quality Director For Maricopa County - Read Article

    Lawrence Odle, Air Quality Director For Maricopa County


    Lawrence Odle Air Quality Director, Maricopa County www.maricopa.gov Lawrence Odle’s initial field of study — wildlife toxicology specializing in rattlesnakes — would have kept him busy in Arizona. Yet, that’s…

  • Valley Forward: Tracy Williams - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Tracy Williams


    Tracy Williams Area Manager Altrade Supplies www.altradesupplies.com Is there a better way to become interested and involved in environmentally friendly issues than with the Girl Scouts? That’s what opened Tracy…

  • Valley Forward: Barbara Lockwood - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Barbara Lockwood


    Barbara Lockwood Director of Renewable Energy Arizona Public Service www.aps.com Barbara Lockwood is a chemical engineer who doesn’t consider herself an environmentalist at heart, yet there she is — director…

  • Valley Forward: Lynn Paige - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Lynn Paige


    Lynn Paige CEO PerfectPower www.perfectpowernetwork.com When Lynn Paige, CEO of PerfectPower in Phoenix, first joined the company six years ago she lacked a background in solar energy. But it didn’t…

  • Valley Forward: Colin Tetreault - Read Article

    Valley Forward: Colin Tetreault


    Colin Tetreault Master of Arts Student Arizona State University, School of Sustainability schoolofsustainability.asu.edu As a student at the Arizona State University School of Sustainability, Colin Tetreault is exploring ways for…

  • Green Job Opportunities For Women - Read Article

    Green Job Opportunities For Women


    Recently, I attended the “Women & the Green Job Movement” panel hosted by the Chandler Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and Zion & Zion.…

  • Greenbuild 2009 Arrives In Phoenix - Read Article

    Greenbuild 2009 Arrives In Phoenix


    The time has come! Greenbuild 2009 has officially begun. For those unfamiliar with Greenbuild here’s some background information listed on the Web site for the event. “Greenbuild is the world’s…

  • Are Green Jobs Recession-Proof? - Read Article

    Are Green Jobs Recession-Proof?


    The recession has been grim. Every time you read more depressing statistics relating to the world’s economic woes it’s almost impossible to see anything positive. However, there is some news…