Dane County Office of Energy & Climate Change
Kathy Kuntz, CC-P, is the Director of the Dane County Office of Energy & Climate Change. Kathy has more than 25 years of experience influencing consumers, businesses and whole communities to adopt sustainable practices and technologies. Her work spans energy and water efficiency, transportation, waste reduction, beneficial electrification, and renewable energy. Prior to joining Dane County Kathy led Cool Choices, a nonprofit that worked with businesses and local governments to encourage sustainable practices and prior to that Kathy led Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s statewide energy efficiency and renewable energy program. On a personal level, Kathy’s house features a 3.2kW PV system that provides about 95% of the power for their house and electric car; she likes to brag that her installation in 2008 helped spur the subsequent 90% drop in solar costs.