Economic Development & Planning Committee Meeting
with Bonnie Bain, Offshore Wind Program Manager, Salem SAFE
Wednesday, March 1 | 8:30-9:30 am
Meeting held via Zoom & In-person at Brotherhood Credit Union, Lynn
Guest Speaker: Bonnie Bain, Offshore Wind Program Manager, Salem Alliance for the Environment
Bio: Bonnie Bain is the Offshore Wind Program Manager at Salem Alliance for the Environment (SAFE), a local advocacy nonprofit working on resiliency and sustainability for Salem and the greater North Shore. SAFE has long been dreaming of offshore wind and is now pushing to ensure there is equitable access to offshore wind job opportunities as our port shifts to a wind marshalling yard. Bonnie has held roles in development at a national residential solar nonprofit, project management and field operations in residential solar and commercial battery storage. She has an MBA from the University of San Francisco.
ABOUT THE EDP COMMITTEE:
Chair: Glenn Morris (Morris Architects)
Open to All Members
Meeting Time: 1st Wednesday of each month @ 8:30am
The Economic Development and Planning Committee (EDP) provides direction and advisement to public and private developers as well as state/local government on zoning, resource allocation, city planning, and transportation-related issues. The EDP Committee provides a venue for business and government to collaborate towards improving economic vitality for the entire community.