Rusty Hodapp is the Vice President for Energy, Transportation & Asset Management at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).
Under his leadership, DFW’s energy efficiency and sustainability initiatives have been widely acclaimed, with recognition from the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Alliance to Save Energy, Air Transport World, and the American Association of Airport Executives among others.
A life member of the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), Mr. Hodapp has served as the Association president and is currently on the Certified Energy Manager and Business Energy Professional certification boards. Hodapp was inducted into AEE’s “International Energy Managers Hall of Fame” in 2011 and named “International Corporate Energy Manager of the Year” in 2003. In 2014 AEE awarded him the member grade of Fellow.
Mr. Hodapp earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Colorado State University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas, holds professional certifications in energy management, energy procurement, carbon reduction management, and is a LEED accredited professional.