Joe Amicone - Renewable energy executive and attorney

Senior Vice President, Program Development at Greenlight Energy Group LLC



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United States

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After earning his Bachelor of Arts in English from Le Moyne College in 1992, Joe Amicone attended Fordham University to study communications. He earned his Master of Arts in Public Communications from the university two years later and soon embarked on a law degree. In May of 1997, Joe Amicone earned his Juris Doctor from Albany Law School and subsequently began a career as a licensed attorney in the state of New York.

Currently, Joe Amicone serves as the Senior Vice President of Program Development at Greenlight Energy Group, LLC, a renewable energy marketer headquartered in Troy, New York. In this role, Joe Amicone is primarily responsible for promoting the use of renewable energy by building partnerships with corporate and municipal organizations.

In his leisure time, one of Joe Amicone’s favorite things to do is spend time with his kids. He also enjoys reading and playing golf.

Joe Amicone's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

Greenlight Energy Group LLC - Senior Vice President, Program Development

Responsibilities include the development of new strategic partnerships with municipal and corporate partners in furtherance of Grrenlight Energy Group LLC's Green Power Communities Program. The program promotes the use of renewable energy by companies and individuals while providing not only environmental but also economic benefits to the municipalities and companies which participate in it.

2008 - 2010

Harris Beach PLLC - Senior Counsel

Responsibilities included:
• Member of Public Finance, Economic Development and Energy practice groups.
• Represent Industrial Development Agencies (IDA), Local Development Corporations (LDC), municipalities and developers from Long Island to Niagara Falls in all manner of activities.

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2007 - 2007

New York State Thruway Authority - Assistant Counsel

Responsibilities included negotiation of real property transactions on behalf of the Thruway Authority and the New York State Canal Corporation.

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Joe Amicone's Education and Qualifications


PhD/Doctorate - Doctor of Law (JD), Law

Albany Law School of Union University


Bachelor/Degree - Master of Arts (M.A.), Public Communications

Fordham University


Bachelor/Degree - BA, English/Communications

Le Moyne College

Joe Amicone's Additional Information



time with family, golf, tennis, reading