Energy and Climate Team


  • 12 p.m.
  • Second Thursday of each month
  • City Council Chambers, 140 W Pine Street

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The Energy and Climate Team aids in the community-wide education and communication of energy efficiency opportunities that minimize greenhouse gas generation and to monitor and lead energy efficiency and greenhouse gas reduction initiatives. The Team also provides recommendations to the Missoula City Council Conservation Committee on topics such as:

  • Building efficiency strategies
  • Municipal government operations
  • Renewable energy
  • Recycling
  • Tracking energy use
  • Transportation


  • Up to seven members and up to two alternates
  • One-to-three-year terms as determined by City Council

Members should have demonstrated involvement or interest in local climate action, energy conservation, energy efficiency or renewable energy.

Appointment is by the City Council.

Members Start of Term End of Term
Brian Kerns  Jan. 1, 2021 July 31, 2024
Jonathan Karlen August 1, 2021 July 31, 2024
Trevor Bell Jan. 1, 2021 July 31, 2024
Michael Dorshorst Jan. 1, 2021 July 31, 2024
Chris Rowe August 1, 2021 July 31, 2024
Jeremy Flesch August 26, 2019 July 31, 2022
Scott McNall Jan. 1, 2021 July 31, 2024
David Morris (Alternate) Jan. 1, 2021 July 31, 2022
Ellis Walker-Keleher (Youth Team Member) June 21, 2021 May 31, 2022
Virgil Jones (Youth Team Member) June 21, 2021 May 31, 2022
Aviv Guscio (Youth Team Alternate) June 21, 2021 May 31, 2022


Missoula Greenhouse Gas / Energy Conservation Plan

City Council Committee

Conservation Committee

Other Resources

For more information contact the Health Department - Health Department - Environmental Health Specialist, 406-258-4993.


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