Southwest Energy Efficiency Project has named Elise Jones as executive director, effective Jan. 25.
For the past eight years, Jones has served as a Boulder County Commissioner. Prior to serving as an elected official, Jones was executive director of Colorado Environmental Coalition for 13 years.
In addition to serving as Boulder County Commissioner, Jones is a member of Colorado’s Air Quality Control Commission, board chair of the Western Leaders Network, board member of Denver Regional Council of Governments, member of the Colorado Statewide Transportation Advisory Committee and Reimagine RTD Advisory Committee, and co-chair of the RTD Accountability Committee.
Jones will succeed Howard Geller, SWEEP’s founder and executive director since 2001.