Missouri Weatherization Policy Advisory Council (MWPAC)

Division of Energy fact sheet
03/2020
Division of Energy Director: Craig Redmon
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Statute/Authority
10CFR Part 440 Final Rule (440.17)

Number of Members
Ten members.

Number of Members Appointed by the Governor
Nine appointed by the Division of Energy director and one elected by the Missouri Weatherization Policy Advisory Council (MWPAC) membership.

Is Senate Confirmation Required?
No.

Membership Composition
Missouri Weatherization Policy Advisory Council membership shall reflect the relevant groups whom the program represents, in particular low-income households, especially those that include the elderly, the physically disadvantaged and families with children. Membership shall include, but not be limited to, advocates of the Low-Income Weatherization Assistance Program (LIWAP) clientele who manage or deliver LIWAP program services, or who participate in or have a history of activities advocating low-income interests, or are recipients or eligible recipients ofo the Low-Income Weathization Assistance Program. One member shal be elected by council members. Considerations shall be given to geographic and equitable representation of the state.

Terms
All appointments shall be for a term of three program years with three members' terms expiring each years. Reappointments shall be at the discretion of the director of the Division of Energy.

Political Affiliation
None.

Compensation
None.

Geographic Consideration
Statewide.

Responsibilities of the Commission/Members
The council shall meet at least twice each year to consider the development of the subsequent year's Low-Income Weatherization Assistance Program State Plan and the implementation and general status of the Low-Income Weatherization Assistance Program.

Staff Contact - Name, Address, Phone Number
Craig Redmon, Program Director, Division of Energy, Lewis and Clark State Office Building, 1101 Riverside Dr., Jefferson City, MO 65102, 573-751-2254.

Staff Assistant - Name Address, Phone Number
Kay Johannpeter, Division of Energy, Lewis and Clark State Office Building, 1101 Riverside Dr., Jefferson City, MO 65102, 573-751-2254.

AGO Contact - Name, Address, Phone Number
None.

Frequency of Meetings and Location(s)
Council shall meet at least twice a year. Meetings are held statewide.

Time Expended by Commissioners for Meetings and Preparations Thereof
10 hours total.

Requirements for Inclusion of Items on Agenda
Open agenda.

Public Comment Opportunities at Meetings
Open meetings.