Arn Boezaart, director of the Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center at Grand Valley State University, was named a Thought Leader in Energy by Business Review West Michigan.
Since being named the director of MAREC in November 2009, Boezaart has positioned MAREC as a public resource for the region and has led the off-shore wind research study to bring wind energy opportunities to West Michigan.
Boezaart is a founding member of the Muskegon Area Sustainability Coalition and a member of the Leadership Committee and Muskegon Rotary. He is chair of the North Bank Communities Fund Advisory Committee of the Grand Haven Area Community Foundation, and is part of Muskegon Opportunity, an education initiative. He is also affiliated with United Way and the Muskegon County Environmental Coordinating Council.
Read about Boezaart’s impact here.