Jon Chin, Energy Analyst, State of Hawaii, coordinates the Lead by Example program, which encourages energy efficiency and renewable energy development among state agencies. He has a MA in Global Leadership and Sustainable Development from HPU. Current projects include ENERGYSTAR benchmarking and data gathering for all state facilities over 5000 square feet. He manages the collection and analysis of state electricity consumption and cost data and authors an annual report to Legislature that details agency activities under the Lead By Example initiative. He also conducts training for state and county personnel on green purchasing, office sustainability and energy conservation and manages the Green Government Challenge, a program that works to certify and recognize departments that meet a green standard. Recently, he has worked with RISE interns to expand the Hawaii Green Business Program through an EPA Pollution Prevention Grant.