Kathleen Theoharides, Energy and Environmental Affairs secretary, has appointed Jennifer Daloisio to the position of CEO and executive Director of the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. MassCEC is dedicated to accelerating the clean energy and climate solution innovation that is critical to meeting the Commonwealth’s climate goals while building a nation-leading clean energy economy in Massachusetts.
“The Baker-Polito Administration continues to make significant strides in achieving Massachusetts’ net zero emission goal by 2050, and MassCEC will play a critical role in our ongoing efforts to develop clean energy technologies, build local companies, and expand the state’s clean energy workforce,” states Theoharides. “Jennifer has proven time and again to be an effective leader, and I believe under her guidance MassCEC will help to lead the clean energy transition by driving climate change solutions and working to grow a diverse, equitable and inclusive workforce.”
Daloisio was first appointed chief financial officer and treasurer at MassCEC in November 2014. She then became interim CEO in Sept 2021. Before joining MassCEC, Daloisio worked as a director at Deloitte for 18 years in Boston public accounting. She served clients in many industries during her time in public accounting. Daloisio serves as a director on board of the Northeast Clean Energy Council Institute.
“I am honored to lead MassCEC at this pivotal time as we work to meet the Commonwealth’s ambitious climate goals,” states Daloisio. “Under the Baker-Polito Administration’s leadership, MassCEC’s efforts have led to a thriving clean energy industry in Massachusetts. This industry is a result of innovation and entrepreneurship. It provides clean, reliable, and affordable energy solutions. I look forward to continuing the critical work on our climate challenges while ensuring our communities and residents are able to experience the benefits of the clean energy transition.”