The CMC Green
Certification Program is supported by County Mayor Jim Durrett and City
Mayor Kim McMillan.
Clarksville-Montgomery County’s Green
Certification Program is led by a group of business leaders who drive the work
done through the program. Each Steering Committee member leads for a period of
Our Vision for CMCGCP
A community with vision is one that implements programs that have lasting value to its residents and its businesses. Clarksville-Montgomery County’s Green Certification Program is a promising example of the vision that makes this community not only a great place to live and work today but promises a vibrant and sustainable future.
The mission of the Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program is to help local organizations become better environmental stewards by saving resources, generating ideas and continuously striving to improve.
Our vision is that Clarksville-Montgomery County will be recognized as a leader in exceptional environmental practices because the people of the community embrace and practice conservation, innovation and responsibility for the future.
· CMCGCP will be a leader for energy saving initiatives for the Middle Tennessee Region
· CMCGCP will increase recycling efforts within the community
· CMCGCP will provide innovative outlets for sharing resources
· CMCGCP will become a trusted source for providing sustainability examples, sharing ideas and providing best practice results
Montgomery County Government, Human Resources Director
City of Clarksville, Military and Veterans Liaison
Smithfield Enterprises Inc., President
Bridgestone Metalpha, USA, President and CEO
Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program Manager
Austin Peay State University, Sustainability Advisor
Mainstream Heating & Cooling, Owner
Nyrstar, Plant Manager
Aditya Singh: Trane, Plant Manager
Jarrod Duncan: Capital
, Asst. Vice President
John Hooper: Page & Tuttle, Local General Manager
Kirk Steer: Hendrickson, Plant Manager
Daniel Binkley: City of Clarksville, Project Manager
Pat Finney, Former Site Manager
The CMCGCP Work Committee is a team of environmental
professionals who worked to develop the outline for the workshops and also give
of their time to conduct the workshops.
LEAN Change Agent, TRANE
Environmental Coordinator, Nyrstar
Environmental Manager, Florim USA
Kenny Daugherty, Environmental Coordinator, Bridgestone Metalpha USA
Tom Caldwell; Environmental Team Coordinator,
Bridgestone Metalpha USA
Mitch Bowling; Environmental Team Member, Hemlock
Larry Carpenter; environmental Team Leader, Hemlock Seimiconductor, L.L.C.
City and County specialists in the areas of air
pollution, energy, waste, water, and stormwater management commit their time to
present on these topics.
Air Quality Specialist, Metropolitan Planning Organization
Director of Bi-County Solid Waste Management, Bi-County SWM
Energy Services Manager, Clarksville Department of Electricity
NPDES Coordinator, Clarksville Street Department
Stormwater Manager, Montgomery County Stormwater Management
- 350 ton increase in recycling taken in at
Bi-County Solid Waste Management because of educational programs in the
schools, CMCGCP participants and other community outreach programs
- CMCGCP businesses have diverted over 80,000
bottles of water from the landfill
- Seventy-seven organizations with employees
representing over 10,000 households are working to reduce waste in energy,
water and solid waste