2021 – Young Energy Professional of the Year – International

Recipient: Anthony Scaparra

Region: International

Anthony Scaparra, CEM, manages the Lewisville Texas Independent School District’s Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program. LISD spans over 127 square miles, contains over 100 facilities, and totals 9.7 million square feet of conditioned space, making it one of the largest K-12 districts in the state of Texas. Under his leadership, the Program achieved 29.4% in energy savings and over $3 million in savings for the year 2020. Mr. Scaparra is a mentor to his team’s engineering associates and continues to serve the North Texas chapter of AEE as their treasurer. Mr. Scaparra supports young professionals in the area by staying involved with engineering students at the University of North Texas. He has spoken to UNT’s College of Engineering’s freshman engineering class as well as at UNT’s Student Chapter of AEE on topics such as energy engineering, engineering associations, work experience, certifications, and interviewing skills.