Better Buildings: Better Business Conference has ended

Do you have your finger on the pulse of the latest products and services on the market? Are there new techniques and approaches to investigate? What are others in the industry doing that you’re not? Find out February 14–16, 2018 at North America’s largest event dedicated to cold climate residential building. Register now, then download the program book and check out these tips before you go.

Back To Schedule
Thursday, February 15 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Working with affordable housing programs

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Contractors wanted! The Wisconsin Division of Energy, Housing and Community Resources administers publicly-funded programs including Home Energy Plus, Community Development Block Grant, and Homebuyer and Rehabilitation Program. Local program providers are seeking qualified contractors to perform residential energy efficiency retrofits and home repair work. Hear current program managers' experiences bidding and working with state and federally-funded programs. DEHCR staff will be on-hand to provide an overview of programs, demystify the procurement process, and answer questions about how you can submit bids. Attend this session to learn how your business can earn a share of this rewarding work.

AIA 1.25 LUs, ASHI 1 CE credit, BPI 1.25 CEUs, DSPS 1 CEU towards Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification, GBCI 1 CE hour, IACET 0.1 CEU, NAHB, NARI 1.25 CEUs


avatar for Amy Klusmeier

Amy Klusmeier

Division of Energy, Housing and Community Resources
Amy started working in weatherization in 2004, performing residential retrofits in southern Wisconsin. She currently serves as the Lead Policy Analyst for the Wisconsin Weatherization Assistant Program. Prior to joining the Department of Administration she was an analyst at the Legislative... Read More →
avatar for Patrick Larkin

Patrick Larkin

La Casa de Esperanza
Patrick has over 15 years’ experience in the energy efficiency industry. All 15 years have been dedicated at non-profit and government agencies, most recently working as a Lead Program and Policy Analyst for the Department of Administration – Division of Energy, Housing and Community... Read More →
avatar for Tim Mather

Tim Mather

West Central Wisconsin Community Action Program
Tim has a bachelor of science in housing studies from the University of Minnesota.  He is the housing and facilities director for West CAP, Inc. in Glenwood City, Wisconsin, for which he is the program director of the Wisconsin Low Income Home Weatherization grant for his agency... Read More →
avatar for Phyllis Novinskie

Phyllis Novinskie

Southwestern Wisconsin Community Action Program
Phyllis is a program manager for the Housing Energy Programs at Southwestern Wisconsin Community Action Program, Inc. She started employment in 2003 and the first training she attended was regarding the release of the Request for Bids Template for the Weatherization Program.  She... Read More →

Thursday February 15, 2018 10:30am - 11:45am CST

Attendees (4)