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Tom Kimbis

Interim President & General Counsel

As Interim President and General Counsel, Tom oversees all of SEIA's organizational efforts and provides legal services to SEIA . Previously, he supported research, analysis, legislative, and planning efforts across all energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Full bio>>

Dan Whitten

As SEIA's Vice President of Communications, Dan oversees all of SEIA's internal and external communications efforts, including media relations, email marketing, digital and social media efforts, and others. Full bio>>

 

Christopher Mansour

Vice President of Federal Affairs

Christopher manages SEIA's federal policy efforts. Before joining SEIA, Christopher served in the Obama Administration as the Director of Congressional and Legislative Affairs for the Secretary of the Interior. Full bio>>

Sean Gallagher

Vice President of State Affairs

Sean Gallagher is SEIA’s Vice President of State Affairs where he oversees SEIA’s legislative, regulatory, and policy development work in states nationwide.  Previously he served as an executive for firms developing utility scale solar power projects, including supporting the first utility scale solar plant developed on an Indian reservation in the U.S. Full bio>>

Justin Baca

Justin Baca leads the development and implementation of SEIA's research agenda in coordination with the Government Affairs department, Communications department and Market Research Committee. Since joining SEIA in July 2008, he has lead the production of SEIA's annual report on the state of the solar industry, the U.S. Solar Industry Year in Review, and managed several major policy analysis projects. Full bio>>

Nat Kreamer

Chairman

Nat is the President, CEO and member of the board of directors of Spruce. He is also the Chairman of the board of directors of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). Nat's original idea to finance solar for consumers led him to co-found SunRun, which he led as the company's President and Chief Operating Officer. An officer in the US Navy (Reserves), Nat is an Afghanistan war veteran, where he served in the Special Forces and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. Full bio>>

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