Joe is a solar & battery manufacturing entrepreneur as well as a consultant, speaker, and Author of Off Grid Solar. Seeking to amplify his impact after over a decade of traveling to remote places to install solar, Joe decided to share his knowledge and experience of off grid solar energy systems by writing a book. Joe earned his M.S. from NYU Tandon School of Engineering in Manufacturing Engineering and was selected as a recipient of the Catherine B. Reynolds Foundation Fellowship for Social Entrepreneurship. He earned his B.S. from Cal Poly University in Industrial Technology.
With over 10 years of experience in solar, Ian has a unique background leading diverse teams of engineers, project managers, and installation contractors both domestically and internationally. Trained in both Change Management and Design Thinking, Ian has experience scaling teams while controlling and reducing costs. During his time at Sungevity, Ian oversaw a pipeline of 60+MW/year of residential solar and 50+ team members as US Operations Director.