Lauren Boitel, Executive Director
With a bachelor’s degree in art as well as an MBA, Lauren brings a uniquely cohesive perspective to solving business challenges (and seeing opportunities) in the sustainability community. After graduating from UNLV, Lauren was recruited by the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce, where she created and developed their Green Initiative Committee. Lauren then joined the team at Clean Energy Project as the Program Director, where she galvanized local businesses to support clean energy policy for Nevada. She was then hired by EnergyFit Nevada where she started as Marketing & Events Manager and was promoted in April 2014 to Executive Director. A Las Vegan for most of her life, Lauren was actually born in Frankfurt, Germany. She is a LEED Green Associate, Director of the Nevada Firearms Coalition and a partner and instructor at a Las Vegas-based firearms academy. She also plays the bagpipes and spends her free time hiking with her twin sister.
Neal VanCitters, QA Director
Neal is a state licensed energy auditor as well as BPI and RESNET certified. With a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, 20 years of executive level experience leading large teams in the communications industry, and 5 years running his own contracting company, Neal brings a great balance of business acumen and technical expertise to the team at EnergyFit. He has also served on numerous non-profit boards and committees including the American Red Cross, the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN), and others. In his free time, Neal enjoys the beautiful landscape of Northern Nevada and traveling with his wife and two daughters.
Elizabeth Snyder, Marketing & Events Manager
Elizabeth Snyder, a recent graduate of the Environmental Studies program at Loyola Marymount University, is new to the Southern Nevada Region. However, she brings important social media, event coordinating, marketing and writing skills to the team. In her spare time, Elizabeth leverages her dual degree in dance by teaching classes and camps for the City of Las Vegas and spending time with her dog, Baxter.
Tyler Bryce, QA Coordinator
Tyler brings an associates degree in Environmental Science from the College of Southern Nevada as well as BPI certification and an energy auditor license, to the EnergyFit team. This science background combined with his important customer service skills acquired from 3 years of employment at Starbucks, makes Tyler the perfect person to facilitate communicating the technical aspects of home performance with contractors and relating the benefits of efficiency to homeowners in an easily understood manner. In his spare time, Tyler plays on a Quidditch team with his friends and enjoys hiking and rock climbing.