Maddie Wazowicz

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Director, Policy

Maddie Wazowicz is the Director, Policy, at MEEA. She is responsible for tracking legislative & regulatory developments, coordinating outreach, producing advocacy materials and leading MEEA's policy work in Minnesota, Michigan, Nebraska and Wisconsin. Maddie also works on educating new lawmakers and regulators on Midwest energy policy. Additionally, Maddie works on energy efficiency financing, the clean energy workforce, electrification, rural and tribal energy issues, and energy efficiency in affordable housing.

Prior to joining MEEA, Maddie held positions in health policy in the Ohio governor’s office and in DuPage county government. Maddie also worked on political campaigns on the state and federal levels.

Maddie earned her B.A. from the University of Dayton, majoring in Political Science and Human Rights, with a minor in History. In her free time, Maddie enjoys traveling, going to concerts and trying the city’s new restaurants and breweries.

Author Latest Articles

Michigan Passes Transformative Energy Efficiency Legislation

After many months of legislative negotiations, Governor Whitmer signed SB271, SB273 and SB502 into law on November 28. Collectively these three bills…

Looking Back on 100 Issues of the Policy Insider

With this October edition, MEEA is proud to have reached the 100th issue of the Policy Insider. The Midwest energy efficiency industry has…

MN Continues to Move the Needle on EE Investments

The Minnesota legislature has concluded its 2023 session, but not before passing an expansive energy package, HF2310. Minnesota has a history of…

Polls Predicted a Red Wave, But What About a Green Wave? EE Policy Implications from the 2022 Midterm Elections

With another election in the books, the Midwest political landscape looks a little bit different. Much of the attention this legislative season was…

Telling a New Story at the Pablo Davis Elder Living Center

Built in 1999, Pablo Davis Elder Living Center was the first senior center in southwest Detroit. Owned and operated by the nonprofit organization…

Minnesota Passes the ECO Act, a Modern and Expansive Update to its EE Framework

Last week, the Minnesota legislature passed a major update to the state’s energy efficiency policy framework. The Energy Conservation and…