Larry Cummings

President of VCU’s College of Engineering Foundation / District Marketing Leader and Strategic Partnerships for Trane

In addition to being the President of VCU’s College of Engineering Foundation, Larry Cummings has been with Trane since 2007. He works closely with strategic clients to solve energy and infrastructure challenges. He leads branding and partnering opportunities for all Trane vertical markets (manufacturing, higher ed, K-12, commercial real estate, government and healthcare). Larry also co-developed Go Green Virginia for all public and private schools, cities, towns and counties in Virginia (VACO, VML, BSBA, VAIS), and developed Sustaining Virginia for manufacturers (VMA).

Larry is a member of the City of Richmond’s PACE Working Group, the Chair of VCU’s Energy and Sustainability Conference, and a member of the Boards of Directors for VCU School of Engineering Foundation and the Hanover Schools Education Foundation. He holds a BS in Marketing from Plymouth State College.

My Sessions

Sustainability in Higher Ed: National and Local Models

Head to this panel for best sustainability practices in the higher education sector! Attendees will hear about Trane’s work nation-wide enhancing efficiency efforts at HBCUs. Then the panel will dial into the local higher ed landscape, where schools like Temple, Rutgers, and West Chester University are leading the way ⏤ both by reducing energy costs […]

Higher Education