Past Awards

CATEE Award History

Gregg Cooke Award for Excellence in Environmental Leadership

  • Rusty Hodapp, Vice President, Energy, Transportation, & Asset Management, DFW Airport – 2014
  • George P. Mitchell – 2012
  • The Hon. Rafael Anchia, Texas Representative, Dallas – 2011
  • James Marston, Environmental Defense Fund – 2010
  • Robert J. King, Good Company Associates – 2009
  • Tom “Smitty” Smith, Public Citizen–Texas – 2008
  • R. Bruce LaBoon – 2007

Non-Profit Organization

  • Lone Star Chapter, Sierra Club – 2014
  • Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity- 2011
  • Texas Business for Clean Air – 2010
  • Clinton Foundation, Clinton Climate Initiative – 2009
  • Environmental Defense Fund – 2008
  • HARC – 2007
  • Public Citizen – Texas – 2006
  • Texas HERO – 2005
  • Texas Clean Air Working Group, The Hon. Ron Harris and Kelly Frels, co-chairs

Commercial Enterprise

  • Frontier Associates, LLC – 2014
  • Dell Inc., “Legacy of Good” Plan – 2013
  • Oncor (Solar PV Program) – 2012
  • CLEAResult Consulting – 2011
  • Hilton Hotels Corporation – 2010
  • Standard Renewable Energy, Houston – 2009
  • Texas Instruments, Plano – 2008
  • Anderson Sargent Custom Builder – 2007
  • Whole Foods Market -2006
  • H-E-B – 2005

Government Official

  • Jill A. Jordan, Assistant City Manager, City of Dallas – 2014
  • The Hon. James “Jim” Keffer, Texas State Representative – 2013
  • The Hon. John Carona, State Senator, Dallas – 2011
  • The Hon. Kirk Watson, State Senator, Austin – 2010
  • The Hon. Rodney Ellis, State Senator, Houston – 2009
  • The Hon. Bill White, Mayor of Houston- 2008
  • The Hon. Kip Averitt, State Senator, Waco and the Hon. Joe Straus, State Representative, San Antonio–2007
  • The Hon. Jerry Patterson, Commissioner, General Land Office – 2006
  • The Hon. Kenneth Armbrister, State Senator, Victoria – 2005
  • The Hon. Dennis Bonnen, State Representative, Angelton – 2004

Government Organization

  • City of Fort Worth – 2014
  • Alamo Community College District (Educational Institution) – 2013
  • Texas Workforce Commission (State Agency) – 2013
  • City of San Antonio (Local Government) – 2013
  • City of Houston (Large City) – 2012
  • City of Irving (Mid-Size City) – 2012
  • City of Cedar Hill (Small City) – 2012
  • City of San Antonio – 2011
  • Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport – 2010
  • City of El Paso – City Wide Energy Operational Savings Program – 2009
  • City of Austin – 2008
  • Northside Independent School District – San Antonio – 2007
  • City of Frisco, TX -2006
  • North Central Texas Council of Governments – 2005

Individual

  • Mike Eastland, Executive Director, North Central Texas Council of Governments – 2014
  • Gary G. Olp, GGO Architects – 2013
  • Jennifer DuPlessis, Energy Manager, Arlington Independent School District – 2012
  • Brian Preston Smith – 2006
  • Gregg Cooke, former EPA Regional Administrator – 2005

Special Awards

  • 2013 – Renewable Energy Leadership Award – William “Bill” Sinkin
  • 2012 – Lifetime Achievement Award — Felix A. Lopez, P.E., Energy Code Champion
  • 2012 – Lifetime Achievement Award — Tom Fitzpatrick, CATEE Executive Director
  • 2005 – Lifetime Achievement Award — R.B. “Ralph” Marquez, TCEQ Commissioner

Congratulations to the CATEE 2014 Honorees!

Outstanding Individual
Mike Eastland, Executive Director, North Central Texas Council of Governments

Outstanding Government Official
Jill A. Jordan, Assistant City Manager, City of Dallas

Outstanding Government Organization
City of Fort Worth

Outstanding Non-profit Organization
Lone Star Chapter, Sierra Club

Outstanding Commercial Enterprise
Frontier Associates, LLC

Gregg Cooke Award For Excellence in Environmental Leadership
Rusty Hodapp, Vice President, Energy, Transportation, & Asset Management, DFW Airport

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  • Host

    • Energy Systems Laboratory
  • Gold Sponsor

    • Performance Services, Inc.
    • The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation
  • Silver Sponsors

    • Carlisle HVAC Products
    • Command Commissioning
    • EUMMOT
    • GDS Associates, Inc.
    • Mitsubishi Electric