Ron Major is the Resource Conservation Manager (RCM) for the Washington State Department of Enterprise Services (DES). Since 2006, Ron has reduced energy consumption on the State’s Capitol Campus by over 40%. Under Ron’s leadership, DES has met its 2050 carbon reduction targets in 2019. Ron also manages the statewide Resource Conservation Management Program for public sector clients. Ron Co-Chairs the SEEP, Current Facilities Work Group. Ron is a Certified Energy Manager and has over 30 years of experience in construction and energy management.
Ron grew up in a Washington state timber community. The experience of watching a once thriving community go through the trials of economic collapse taught him the importance of a balanced and sustainable future. From an early age Ron connected with nature, and that deep appreciation continues to inform his life and his work.