Larry Dawson is Director of Utility and Weatherization Programs for IACAA. Prior to working at IACAA, Larry was the DCEO Deputy Director of Energy Assistance with primary responsibility for LIHEAP, PIPP and Weatherization. Larry began his work with Energy Assistance in 2003.
During his time at DCEO, he worked closely with the Community Action Agencies in an effort to help make energy services more affordable for low-income families. Both LIHEAP.net and STARS were developed during his tenure. Upon his departure from DCEO in 2015, he began providing technical assistance and training as an independent consultant to state Energy Directors around the country.