Eco-Partners

Corporations can be powerful allies in our environmental education efforts. NYLCVEF’s initiatives address a wide range of topics – from green building to smart growth to brownfield reuse – while advancing an agenda that promotes both environmental conservation and economic development.  Through our Eco-Partners program, NYLCVEF forges alliances with companies that support our mission and we work together to deliver results.

The Eco-Partners program includes our eight annual Eco-Partners breakfasts, which bring together public and private industry leaders for roundtable discussions about environmental challenges facing New York.

Click here to meet our current Eco-Partners.

Eco-Partners are invited to participate in NYLCVEF’s high-visibility events and activities throughout the state, including policy and voter forums, environmental leadership schools and citizen engagement activities on Long Island, in New York City, Westchester County, the Capital Region, and beyond.

In addition, Eco-Partners get exclusive access to eight annual Eco-Partners breakfasts, which bring together public and private industry leaders for roundtable discussions about environmental challenges facing New York. Recent Eco-Partners speakers include:

October 6, 2016 – Audrey Zibelman, Chair, New York State Public Service Commission

September 27, 2016 – Carl Weisbrod, Director, New York City Department of City Planning and Chairman of the New York City Planning Commission

August 3, 2016 – Daniel A. Zarrilli, Senior Director, Climate Policy and Programs and Chief Resiliency Officer, NYC Office of the Mayor

April 27, 2016 – William Mooney, Director of Economic Development for Westchester County

April 7, 2016 – Basil Seggos, Acting Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation

March 30, 2016 – Carrie Gallagher, Regional Director, Department of Environmental Conservation

March 1, 2016 – Judith Enck, Regional Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

February 8, 2016 – Dan Donovan, U.S. Congressman, NY-11

December 9, 2015 – Pat Foye, Executive Director, Port Authority of NY/NJ

November 4, 2015 – Matt Driscoll, Commissioner, NYS Department of Transportation

September 22, 2015 – Sabrina Ty, President and CEO, NYS Environmental Facilities Corporation

September 9, 2015 – Richard Kauffman, Chairman of Energy and Finance for New York

June 29, 2015 – Scott Stringer, New York City Comptroller

May 5, 2015 – Thomas Prendergast, MTA Chairman

March 9, 2015 – John Rhodes, President and CEO, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)

January 26, 2015 – Venetia Lannon, Region 2 Director, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

December 19, 2014 – Kyle Kimball, President and CEO, NYC Economic Development Corporation

October 28, 2014 – Emily Lloyd, Commissioner, NYC Department of Environmental Protection

September 10, 2014 – Kathryn Garcia, Commissioner, NYC Department of Sanitation