Press Release from Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey, R-Blountville; Aug. 17, 2010:
(Nashville) – Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey (R-Blountville) has appointed Rutherford County Schools Assistant Superintendent for Engineering and Construction Gary Clardy to the Energy Efficient Schools Initiative (EESI). EESI provides funds to K-12 schools for energy efficiency projects. It approves technical guidelines and provides assistance such as energy audits and energy benchmarking at no cost to schools.
“Building energy efficient schools saves money that can go directly into the classroom to improve a child’s education,” said Lt. Governor Ramsey. “Gary Clardy has extensive experience in building and maintaining schools that save money on energy costs. He will be an excellent addition to the Energy Efficient Schools Initiative.”
Mr. Clardy serves as the Assistant Superintendent of Engineering and Construction for Rutherford County Schools, a school system with 44 schools and over 34,000 students. A Tennessee native, Mr. Clardy is a Civil Engineer and is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University.
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