Dan Farrell is a Program Manager with the Division of Energy at Virginia’s Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy (DMME). Dan oversees DMME’s suite of energy efficiency financing programs and efforts on Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE), including managing the Mid-Atlantic PACE Alliance (MAPA), funded by a grant from US Department of Energy. Dan previously served as Project Manager with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) in Albany, NY. Prior to joining NYSERDA in 2008, he worked for the King County Solid Waste Division (Seattle, WA) and Washington State Department of Ecology. Dan has over 15 years of state and local government experience in the high-performance building, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and waste management fields. Dan serves as co-chair of the National Association of State Energy Officials’ (NASEO) Energy Financing Committee, and on the Board of Directors of Viridiant. He holds an M.P.A. from the University of Washington, and an Environmental Management Certificate from the University’s Program on the Environment.