Bernie Kotlier is the national co-chair of the Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Training Program. EVITP ( is a volunteer based, non-profit, electric vehicle industry organization that provides training through community colleges, industry training centers, and utility supported training facilities.

In his day job, Bernie serves as the executive director of the Labor Management Cooperation Committee managing the delivery of sustainable energy education and training for electrical contractors and electricians in California and Nevada. Bernie has been a member of numerous advisory committees at the CPUC, CEC, and CARB, and is a member of the boards of directors of the California Clean Energy Fund / CalCEF (, CalCharge (, and NAATBatt ( 

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