Maria Blais Costello is Manager of Program Administration for Clean Energy Group (CEG) and CESA; she is responsible for managing grants and communications for CESA and CEG projects. Maria directs CESA’s State Leadership in Clean Energy awards. Over the past 20 years, she has managed the development activities and special events for both organizations. She also serves as CEG’s corporate secretary. Maria previously worked at Conservation Law Foundation, where she served as the office manager for the Vermont office. She graduated cum laude from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Economics.