ReEnergy Holdings Names Sarah Boggess Director of Communications and Governmental Affairs
CONTACT: Sarah Boggess: (518) 810-0200, firstname.lastname@example.org
Albany, N.Y. – January 11, 2013 — ReEnergy Holdings LLC, an Albany, N.Y.- based renewable energy company, has appointed Sarah Boggess of East Greenbush, NY as the company’s Director of Communications and Governmental Affairs.
Ms. Boggess has more than 20 years’ experience in the communications field. She worked as a reporter for nine years, capping her journalism career in the State Capitol bureau of the Albany Times Union. She then worked as a Press Officer for the Majority conference of the New York State Senate, as the Vice President of Institutional Advancement at Hudson Valley Community College, and most recently as a Vice President at the public affairs firm of Behan Communications, Inc.
In her new position, Ms. Boggess will manage stakeholder engagement efforts in ReEnergy’s communities, coordinating relationships with the community, media, and elected officials.
“Sarah comes to ReEnergy with a strong background and expertise in implementing stakeholder engagement efforts,” said Larry Richardson, ReEnergy’s Chief Executive Officer. “It is a priority for us to maintain open communications with the stakeholders that we serve in the public and private sectors, especially our governmental officials at the local, state and federal levels.”
Ms. Boggess earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Government from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Union Graduate College.
About ReEnergy Holdings LLC
ReEnergy Holdings LLC, a portfolio company of Riverstone Holdings LLC, owns and operates facilities that use forest-derived woody biomass and other waste residues to produce renewable energy. ReEnergy was formed in 2008 by affiliates of Riverstone Holdings LLC and a senior management/co-investor team comprised of experienced industry professionals. ReEnergy owns and or operates 300 MW of installed renewable energy generation capacity, and employs approximately 290 people in six states. To find out more, visit www.reenergyholdings.com.
About Riverstone Holdings LLC
Riverstone Holdings is an energy- and power-focused private equity firm founded in 2000 with approximately $23 billion of equity capital raised across seven investment funds, including the world’s largest renewable energy fund. Riverstone conducts buyout and growth capital investments in the midstream, exploration & production, oilfield services, power and renewable sectors of the energy industry. With offices in New York, London and Houston, the firm has committed approximately $19.9 billion to 92 investments in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.riverstonellc.com.