Indiana Transportation Electrification Bootcamp

On April 14, the Electrification Coalition hosted a virtual Indiana Transportation Electrification Bootcamp. This event brought together stakeholders from across the transportation electrification space for panel discussions and presentations on EV policies in the state legislature, the economic benefits of the emerging EV industry, and the roles that state agencies and utilities are playing in the EV transition. 

Event speakers and panelists included:

  • Dennis C. Blair, Former Director of National Intelligence
  • Representative Carey Hamilton of District 87
  • Representative Mike Karickhoff of District 30, Speaker Pro Tempore
  • Mike Maten, Director of EV Policy and Regulatory Affairs, General Motors
  • Ben Wrightsman, CEO, Battery Innovation Center
  • Scott Manning, Deputy Chief of Staff, INDOT
  • Anthony Maietta, Environmental Protection Specialist, Environmental Protection Agency
  • Ryan Hadley, Executive Director, Indiana Office of Energy Development
  • Shawn Seals, Senior Environmental Manager, Indiana Department of Environmental Management
  • Carl Lisek, Director, Drive Clean Indiana
  • Spencer Burget, Policy Analyst, Atlas Public Policy
  • Kerri Garvin, Executive Director, Greater Indiana Clean Cities, Inc.
  • John Douglas, Assistant General Manager, Crawfordsville Electric Light & Power
  • Joan Soller, Director of Grid Innovation and Portfolio Integration, Wabash Valley Power Alliance
  • LaToya King, Director of Transportation, South Bend Community School Corporation
  • Natalia Akopian, Policy and Government Affairs Analyst, World Resources Institute

Amy Malaki

Amy Malaki is the head of policy and sustainability at SkyNRG and SkyNRG Americas, pioneering global leaders in sustainable aviation fuel production and supply. Prior to SkyNRG, Amy was the associate director for the transportation portfolio at the ClimateWorks Foundation where she developed philanthropic investment strategies to advance a sustainable, equitable and low-carbon mobility system. She also pioneered the organization’s international aviation decarbonization strategy. Prior to that she focused on Asia business development at Better Place, a Silicon Valley electric vehicle network startup. She has a B.A. in Chinese and China studies from the University of Washington and an M.A. in international policy studies (energy and environment) from Stanford University.