Experience

  • Energy Advisor

    at Tesla

    March 2019 - October 2019

    California

    • Provided consultations and proposed innovative solutions to both commercial and residential clients interested in pursuing new cost-effective ways to produce and consume energy. • Developed project-specific tariff engines and energy models to provide the most economical solutions for clients. • Worked with technical department to execute a successful and timely delivery of solar systems. • Responsible for managing the ‘customer journey’ from initial inquiry to final implementation. • Attended industry exhibitions and conferences, co-organize company events. • Represented Tesla in a professional and responsible manner, serve as a brand ambassador.

  • Energy Analyst & Business Developer

    at G.I. Energy US

    April 2018 - February 2019

    California

    • Provided clients with innovative solutions with adherence to shifting utility regulatory changes in project-specific markets throughout the United States. • Conducted research on government incentive programs applicable to micro-grid DER solutions. • Drafted proposals in response to RFP (Requests for Proposals) opportunities related to large scale clean energy projects. • Developed project-specific tariff engines and energy models in order to recommend the most cost effective and advanced configuration of DER (Distributed Energy Resource) solutions. • Created financial analyses and pro-forma for clean energy projects in order to identify the optimal business model that maximizes rate of return for investors; create feasibility reports and high level quotations. • Developed strong relationships with executives from allocated client companies while maintaining open and active dialogue.

  • Environmental Planner

    at Circlepoint

    April 2017 - April 2018

    California

    • Provided strategic planning, coalition coordination, resource analysis and evaluation, and environmental documentation for complex transportation, municipal planning and private land development projects throughout California. • Responsible for National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) / California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) analyses and implementation for technical reports produced for client, stakeholder, and State review. • Established and cultivated a continual relationship with various members of public agency and private client staff on matters related to land use planning, CEQA/NEPA compliance, and land development/entitlements. • Supported the public relations department with raising awareness about the increasing necessity of sustainable development. • Implemented customer development/retention strategies via in-person and online presentations of business/client interests. • Performed research for complex municipal planning projects and land development projects

  • Project Manager

    at Energized Solutions

    May 2014 - April 2017

    California

    • Consulted clients on cost-effective strategies to enhance resource efficiency. • Developed metrics & models in Excel and eQUEST to assess energy efficiency savings in respect to kWh (kilowatt hours) for a total of 12 energy efficiency programs supported by LADWP. • Compiled and drafted LADWP energy savings findings in an effort to assist LADWP with the facilitation of the city of Los Angeles’s utility carbon emission reduction targets. • Lead weekly conference calls with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) program managers, Navigant Consulting program managers, and Energized Solutions management to report on analyzed data and the feasibility of newly proposed directions. • Created and utilized data gathering methodology for conducing field data gathering operations. • Managed and trained a team of 12 staff in conducting energy data audits while maintaining a comprehensive energy consumption database.

Education

  • Global Energy and Climate Policy

    at University of London - SOAS

    2015 - 2016 (1 year) London

  • Negotiation Skills issued by Negotiation Lab

    at University of London - SOAS

    2015 - 2016 (1 year) London

  • Environmental Studies

    at Whittier College

    2009 - 2014 (5 years) California

Languages

  • English Native

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