Director of Sustainability
Steve is responsible for leading the refinement, expansion, and delivery of Resource Energy’s Sustainability and ESG practice offerings to our clients. In that role, he is leveraging company-wide knowledge, data, tools, and other resources. Steve works closely with company leadership, managers, analysts, and software platform developers to bring comprehensive and intelligent best in class sustainability and ESG program development, execution, and compliance reporting to our varied client base.
Steve has previously served in relevant executive, program management, project management, and consulting roles that provided him with broad technical and practical business experience to best serve our clients. His experienced includes consulting for the EPA and DOE on EnergyStar and Better Buildings Programs, LEED Program Manager with the USGBC driving the LEED v1 to LEED v2 transformation, energy efficiency project development and performance contracting with multiple organizations, and Owner and President of S.D. Keppler and Associates sustainability-energy modeling/auditing-commissioning (Cx) consulting firm for 10 years in Washington DC, serving the commercial real estate and institutional vertical markets the Mid-Atlantic region.
Steve attended New England College where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science with the honor of Graduating Class Environmental Studies Division Marshal.