Skip to content
Baruch College - Events Calendar
Search events. View events.

All Categories


Click for help in using calendar displays. Print the contents of the current screen.

Advanced Search

(New Search)



Event Details
Notify me if this event changes.Add this event to my personal calendar.Email this event to a friend.
Go Back
Managing Nonprofit Facilities: Basic Issues and Best Practices
Start Date: 6/12/2014Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Date: 6/12/2014End Time: 12:30 PM
Bookmark and Share

Event Description:
NYNP Nonprofit Facilities Management Conference: Energy, Bed Bugs, Disaster, Fire, Security & More!

The event is being co-sponsored by Baruch College School of Public Affairs, Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management and Briscoe Protective Systems Inc.


8:00 – 8:30 Registration, Coffee and Bagels

8:30 – 9:30 Keynote Panel: Energy Efficiency – Opportunities and Challenges for Nonprofits
• John Skipper – Business Development, Con Edison Energy Efficiency Programs;
• Jeff Laino – Sr. Program Manager at The Association for Energy Affordability;
• F.L. Andrew Padian – V.P. for Energy Initiatives – Community Preservation Corporation;
• Representative – NYS Energy Research and Development Agency (Invited)

9:30 – 9:40 Awards Presentation:
Briscoe Protective Systems will honor Ken & Kim Hansen for their advocacy efforts leading to passage of Amanda's Law, which requires the installation of carbon monoxide (CO) detectors in all homes in NYS.

9:40 - 9:45 
Launch of the New York Bulk Energy Procurement Initiative for Supportive and Affordable Housing, sponsored by Housing and Services Inc. and Bright Power, with support from the J.P. Morgan Chase Foundation.

10:00 – 12:00 Break Out Panels

Pest Control: How to Put Your Bed Bug Problem to Rest
• Alex Garay – Director of Facilities Management, Good Shepherd Services;
• Ralph Hernadez Maestre – Entomoligist, Magic Pest Management

Energy Conversions – Oil to Gas
• Michael Whelan – Chief Financial Officer, Services for the UnderServed;
• Richard A. Rapp, Jr. – President, CCI Energy Solutions; • Christine Cummings – Section Manager, Gas Conversion Group, Con Edison

Fire Safety Issues and FDNY Certification Training
• Denise Rueda – Public Relations Director, Briscoe Protective Systems;

Planning for Disaster: A Facilities-Specific Focus
• Laurie Schoeman – Program Officer, Technical Services, Enterprise Community Partners;
• Representatives of one or more Learning Collaborative member agencies.

Electronic Systems for Security and Remote Facilities Supervision
• Nick Puleo – Technical Department, Briscoe Protective Systems
• Christine Bishara-Murtagh, Assistant Director – AHRC - Office of Real Property
• Ravi Dahiya – Associate Executive Director of Operations and Quality Improvement, Independent Residences, Inc.

Town Hall: A Facilities Issue Speak Out
A free forum opportunity for nonprofit facilities managers and other executives with responsibilities for facilities issues to raise issues, concerns, ideas and innovative solutions with their colleagues.

Energy Efficiency Follow-Up Q & A

Click HERE to register -- $25 to attend.

Newman Vertical Campus, Newman Conference Center, 14th Floor, 55 Lexington Avenue @ 24th Street
Contact Information:
Name: Rob Long
Phone: 845-876-6900
  • Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management
  • School of Public Affairs

  • Calendar Software powered by Dude Solutions   
    Select item(s) to Search

    Select item(s) to Search
    Select item(s) to Search
    Select item(s) to Search