Andrew Brooks 

Director of West Coast Operations, Association for Energy Affordability

Andrew opened the Association for Energy Affordability’s (AEA) West Coast regional office four years ago. Under his leadership the California office has helped design and administer multifamily energy efficiency programs on behalf of the Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN), Southern California Gas (SCG) and Southern California Edison (SCE), Marin Clean Energy (MCE), and the California Housing Partnership Corporation. AEA is also a training and technical services provider for all of the multifamily programs operating in the state, including those of the Southern California Energy Network (SoCalREN), an Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) and Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E). He has also participated in several collaborative technical committees in the energy efficiency industry, including Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 9’s Multifamily Home Energy Retrofit Coordinating Committee. 

Andrew has a Master of Science in Energy Management & Advanced Energy Technologies from the New York Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Science from Skidmore College. He is also an Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) Certified Energy Manager, California Association of Building Energy Consultants (CABEC) Certified Energy Plans Examinerr, a Build it Green Multifamily Green Point Rater, and a Building Performance Institute (BPI) Multifamily Building Analyst and Operator.