Sarah Simon P.E.
Partner, Apple Creek Associates
Throughout her more than 30 years in consulting, government and industry, Ms. Simon's work has reduced environmental impacts and emissions, resulting in cleaner energy and more efficient processes. She previously served as Deputy Director, Division of Air Quality at the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and was the MassDEP representative for legislative Radon and Indoor Air Commissions. She was a member of the team that streamlined the permitting process and received an Innovation in Government Award from the JFKennedy School of Government and a participant on the USEPA team on Acid Rain Program Implementation that was awarded the Bronze Medal. Her other experience includes Environmental Compliance Manager at Ameresco, inc. which owns and operates a fleet of bio-gas electricity plants producing more than 85MW of green power. Ms. Simon led the Environmental Technical Group of the Boston Society of Civil Engineers and has been President of the Society of Women Engineers – Boston and other groups promoting women in STEM fields.