Indiana Locations: Greater Indianapolis Area & Greater Fort Wayne Area
Phone: (260) 414-9511
Kerri Garvin is the Executive Director of the Greater Indiana Clean Cities Inc., a standalone nonprofit advancing communities with education and resources on alternative fuel vehicles across the state of Indiana. Kerri is a frequent speaker and panelist at industry events and conferences sharing information about Greater Indiana, alternative fuels and transportation, funding opportunities, and resources. Greater Indiana assists members and stakeholders with grants, research, events, project coordination, marketing, fleet planning, and outreach activities to increase the use of alternative fuels and vehicles. As the Director of Greater Indiana, Kerri works with government, universities, equipment manufacturers, fuel providers and other key stakeholders to expand the use of alternative fuel transportation and infrastructure.
Kerri previously served as the Program Coordinator for Electric Transportation at Indiana Michigan Power (AEP) developing materials and plans for programs on electric vehicles. The position coordinated outreach and education for both internal and external customers. During her time with the City of Fort Wayne, she served as a Program Manager for energy and sustainability and the Executive Director for the Northeast Indiana Sustainable Business Council (NISBC). Trained by the Envision sustainable infrastructure rating system, Kerri integrated the concepts into City Utility projects to help meet their sustainability and energy efficiency goals. As the Executive Director for the NISBC, she provided training, certification, and assistance to area businesses using their Bright Green Business program.
While serving in the Public Information Office of Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry’s administration she successfully led the City’s efforts to be recognized for the third time as a National Civic League “All-America City”. In addition, she spearheaded the creation of the Mayor’s Youth Engagement Council, an all-teen volunteer council dedicated to service-learning, leadership, and engagement in Fort Wayne. Kerri also served a mayoral appointment to the City of Fort Wayne’s Sister Cities International program, facilitating economic development opportunities and cultural exchanges between Fort Wayne, Indiana, and nation cities worldwide.
Kerri holds a Master’s in Public Affairs with a concentration on Public Management and a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Indiana University Fort Wayne.
Indiana Location: Greater Bloomington Area
Kaylee serves as the Development and Communications Manager of Greater Indiana. In this role she plans and hosts in person and virtual events and plans and executes the organization’s communications strategy. Kaylee is also responsible for the organization’s membership program, managing member relationships and the execution of member benefits.
Prior to joining the Greater Indiana team, Kaylee served as the Marketing and Operations Director at Terra Science and Education, an educational nonprofit in Central New York. In her role with Terra, Kaylee organized and marketed regional and international events, managed scholarship and grant programs, and operated as the office administrator. Kaylee also served on the board of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Central New York Chapter, organizing professional development programs for communications professionals.
Kaylee is a graduate of The State University of New York at Oswego and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations.
Indiana Location: Greater Lafayette Area
Connect with George on LinkedIn
George joined Greater Indiana Clean Cities in early 2021. In his role at Greater Indiana, George leads the Drive Electric Indiana program, a statewide initiative that highlights Electric Vehicle technology, charging infrastructure, and funding opportunities to help municipalities, businesses, and individuals make the transition to electrified powertrains.
George most recently served four years as a marketing and events coordinator at Tesla, and a Solar Energy Consultant with Blue Raven Solar in the Indianapolis area. While at Tesla, George oversaw the development of three Electric Vehicle sales and delivery programs in Indiana, as well as establishing regular public facing EV education events in the Great Lakes region. His efforts also influenced the increase of charging infrastructure for destination charging partners and Indiana businesses. In addition to EVs, George helped deploy Federal Tax Credit and solar finance education, and rooftop residential solar programs with Blue Raven Solar.
George is a graduate of Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Arts Administration, with a focus on sustainability in the entertainment industry.
Indiana Location: Indianapolis
Connect with Degmarie on LinkedIn
Degmarie Santiago Rodriguez is joining Greater Indiana as an intern for the summer of 2021. She is an undergraduate student majoring in Energy Engineering with a Sustainable Technologies Certificate at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
Degmarie participates in the Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation program where she conducts sustainability and environmental innovation research with faculty at IUPUI.
Degmarie is assisting us with lining up various educational events and outreach. We appreciate the positive impact she brings to Greater Indiana!
Knowing how to grow an organization is hard. A clear marketing strategy, effectively executed, brings the clarity, the momentum, and the results needed to move forward. MRKTNG Colab is a virtual marketing team that serves small- to medium-sized organizations by cutting through the clutter in order to obtain their goals. MRKTNG Colab is pleased to serve Greater Indiana through marketing research, branding, and strategic marketing consulting. MRKTNG Colab assists Greater Indiana with their rebranding and marketing strategy by creating the new organization logo, website, marketing materials, and developing the coalition messages and services that give value to its stakeholders.
Web, social media, and SEO developer. Storyteller, videographer, drone pilot, speaker, blogger, volunteer, and photographer. PH Digital aids Greater Indiana with its rebranding and marketing efforts through social media and other digital platforms.
London Witte & Company, LLP is a leading certified public accounting and consulting firm dedicated to helping clients maximize their full potential. London Witte aids Greater Indiana with the management of accounts, creation of annual budgets, and payroll processing.