Members

Dr. Jose Etcheverry: IREA Director

Associate Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Award Winning Co-Chair, Sustainable Energy Initiative, Global Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy, author of many publications

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Contact: jeirea@yorku.ca


Fred H. Schwartz: IREA Executive Director, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University

Award Winning Writer, Developer, Internationally Known Expert on Renewable Energy

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Contact: fredhschwartz@mac.com


Shahab Shokrzadeh: Associate Director Research, Innovation, and Training

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Contact: shokrzad@yorku.ca

 

 


Dan Kammen: University of California, Berkeley

Award Winning Professor of Energy, Founding Director, Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, Professor, Goldman School of Public Policy

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David Grey Eagle: First Nations Ceremonies and Blessings

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Todd Foley

Senior Vice-President, Policy and Government Relations, American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)

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Steven Strong

Award Winning Solar Architect, Designer, and Engineer, President, Solar Design Associates, Harvard, Mass.

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Gudni A. Jóhannesson

Professor Gudni A. Jóhannesson PhD is director general at Orkustofnun, the National Energy Authority of Iceland.

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Paul Gipe

Award Winning Internationally known author on Wind Power, Renewable Energy Policy, Community Power

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Contact: pgipe@igc.org

 

 


Ed Smeloff

Managing Director Regulatory Affairs, Vote Solar, San Francisco; previously Assistant General Manager for Electricity, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, Solar Developer, Sun Power

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Michael Ross

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Scott Harbinson: IREA Associate Director Digital Communications

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Contact: scottharbinson@gmail.com

 

 


Nicole Risse

Executive Director of the Ontario Sustainable Energy Association

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Contact: nicole@ontario-sea.org

 

 


Meredith Adler

Executive Director of Student Energy

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Carol Singh: IREA Associate Director of Outreach

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Contact:  carols91@my.yorku.ca

 

 

 


Matthew Harris

Business Development Manager- SEI LatAM

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Contact: matthew@solarenergy.org

 


Karolina Wrzecionkowska: IREA Associate Director International Affairs

 Legal Counsel in the European capital of Brussels; Advisor to the Emerging Leaders for Solar Energy's  Board of Advisors

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Contact:  kwrzecionkowska@gmail.com