Throughout my life, I have always believed there are people we meet who positively influence more than what we may realize at that time. When we are "touched" by these people, it is evident over time that their impact is beyond that of a typical role model. Scott Gast is one of those people.
President Obama's recent executive order is clearly the proverbial step in the right direction. This measure to lessen federal energy use in thousands of government buildings, while bolstering energy efficiency in thousands of government vehicles, is appropriate and praiseworthy.