The North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) announced today that co-founder and current Executive Director, Ezra Auerbach, is stepping down effective January 31, 2013. The organization has named Richard Lawrence, currently the Director of Operations, to the post of Executive Director.

Mr. Warfield says, "For so many of us, Ezra's name and face have come to mean NABCEP over the last decade and we are grateful for all he's done for the organization. Please join me in welcoming Richard Lawrence as Executive Director of NABCEP. Ezra is leaving us in good hands."