Team

Team 2017-05-15T10:33:34+00:00

Brainiacs on Board.

Our team makes the difference.

Emily Beck
Emily BeckDir. of Business Dev., Strategic Renewables
Emily leads renewable energy strategies for the Mid-Atlantic region. She is a Certified Sustainable Development Professional and is pursuing a Masters in Renewable Energy and Sustainability.
Kristen Bell
Kristen BellEvents Coordinator
Kristen supports events and associations management for the Renewable Choice team. A Florida native, she received her BA from the University of Tampa.
Jenna Bieller
Jenna BiellerMarket Insight & Communications Specialist
Jenna supports the RCE marketing and sales teams with lead generation, market intelligence, and analytics. She graduated from the University of Colorado with a BS and a BA.
Byron Blankenhorn
Byron BlankenhornCFO
Byron is a seasoned financial and accounting professional with over a decade of renewable energy market experience. He earned his MBA from the University of Colorado.
Bridget Cameron
Bridget CameronMarketing & Communications Specialist
Bridget develops marketing content, campaigns, and social media for Renewable Choice Energy. Raised in Hawaii, she earned a BS from the Univ. of CO and an MBA from San Diego State Univ.
Lana Carmichael
Lana CarmichaelDirector of Commodities Procurement
Lana leads resource acquisition at Renewable Choice, securing competitively priced and high quality environmental commodities for clients. She is a LEED AP.
Ally Charlton
Ally CharltonDirector of Client Processes
Ally guides clients through the renewable energy procurement process. She has an MBA from INSEAD and over 10 years’ experience in carbon and renewable energy markets.
Michelle Cooley
Michelle CooleyMarketing & Database Administrator
Michelle has been with Renewable Choice since 2007. She specializes in database management, supporting the business development team and client success.
Julie Covelli
Julie CovelliAccounting Manager
Julie supports the accounting function at Renewable Choice. A licensed CPA and Colorado native, she received her BS from Colorado State University.
Drew Crowder
Drew CrowderDir. of Business Dev., Strategic Renewables
Drew leads carbon reduction efforts throughout California and the Southern US. He is an experienced renewable energy champion with a degree in Environmental Economics.
Erin Decker
Erin DeckerSr. Director, Strategic Renewables
Erin works with corporations on long-term PPAs. She formerly led sustainability at Salesforce where she gained extensive industry experience. Erin has an MBA from Presidio Graduate School.
Misti Groves
Misti GrovesSr. Director, Strategic Renewables
Misti helps large C&I buyers secure long-term PPAs and supports Renewable Choice’s developer partnerships. She has an M.S. from UCLA and a J.D. from Berkeley School of Law.
Amy Haddon
Amy HaddonVP of Communications & Engagement
Amy brings a passion for sustainability and education to her work in communications and engagement for Renewable Choice. She earned her M.Ed. at Colorado State University.
Boone Jones
Boone JonesDirector of Business Development
Since joining Renewable Choice in 2007, Boone has helped over a thousand green building projects earn LEED points toward certification in Colorado, Texas, California, and British Columbia.
Michal Kaczorowski
Michal KaczorowskiFinancial Analyst
Michal is a key member of the PPA group at Renewable Choice, where he provides various financial analysis, including NPV modeling. Michal received his MBA from the University of Warsaw.
Craig Konz
Craig KonzProgram Manager, Strategic Renewables
Craig focuses on helping corporations procure renewable energy, with experience at utilities and startups. He has an MBA from CU and serves on the board of directors at nonprofit Re:Vision.
Ian Law
Ian LawSenior Manager, Strategic Renewables
Ian supports Renewable Choice customers through the project solicitation and management process and is our resident expert on the Mexican renewable energy market.
James Lewis
James LewisSr. Director, Strategic Renewables, Int'l Markets
James helps large buyers access renewable energy across international markets. He holds an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, London.
Sully Lineberger
Sully LinebergerDirector of Business Development
Sully joined the Renewable Choice green building team in 2007. He’s worked on over a thousand LEED projects and is proud to help clients make a positive impact. Sully’s a LEED Green Associate.
Kevin Maddaford
Kevin MaddafordDirector of Commodities Procurement
Kevin manages supply procurement and contracting for Renewable Choice, helping our customers maximize the environmental benefits of each clean energy purchase.
Nick Masciotro
Nick MasciotroFinancial Analyst
As a member of the PPA group Nick provides key financial analysis including cash flow modeling and statistical analysis. Nick received his BSBA in Finance from the University of Colorado.
Lauren Newsom
Lauren NewsomDirector of Business Development
Lauren has been supporting green building clients at Renewable Choice for 10 years. She serves clients in the midwestern and mid-Atlantic states. Lauren was our first LEED AP on staff.
Jay Pawlak
Jay PawlakDir. of Business Dev., Strategic Renewables
Jay is a sales leader at Renewable Choice where he owns relationships with several of the largest US green power purchasers. He specializes in the midwestern clean tech market.
John Powers
John PowersVP, Strategic Renewables
John leads the Strategic Renewables group at Renewable Choice. During his 13 year tenure, John’s helped thousands of organizations to find solutions to their renewable energy needs.
Alexander Quarles
Alexander QuarlesDirector of Business Development, Strategic Renewables - International
Alexander helps large buyers access renewable energy across international markets. He holds an MSc in Business Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam. Alexander is based in the Netherlands.
Rita Reiser
Rita ReiserDirector of Business Development
Rita specializes in long-term PPAs as well as EAC and carbon offset purchases to help organizations address their energy use both domestically and internationally.
Aran Rice
Aran RiceVP, Strategic Renewables
For the past decade, Aran has led explosive clean tech sales growth at Renewable Choice. He brings deep experience in renewable energy and carbon markets.
Kira Ross
Kira RossOffice Manager
Kira provides administrative oversight at Renewable Choice. Kira has a BA in Psychology and brings a passion for sustainability and advocacy to her work.
Hans Royal
Hans RoyalAssociate VP, Strategic Renewables
Hans works with large institutions to source long-term PPAs. He’s an experienced renewable energy pro, with a background in origination, wind & solar M&A, and project development.
Peter Swank
Peter SwankDirector of Client Processes
Peter helps clients navigate the processes around off and on-site PPAs. He has a background in renewable energy development and finance with a MBA from CU Boulder.
Jochem Tans
Jochem TansGeneral Counsel
Jochem provides guidance on all of Renewable Choice’s legal and compliance matters and support for all major business transactions. He has a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
Sarah Wolf
Sarah WolfProgram Manager, Strategic Renewables
Sarah supports renewable energy agreements between corporate buyers and renewable energy project developers. She has an M.A. in Intl. Environmental Policy and a B.A. in Intl. Affairs.
Jason Wykoff
Jason WykoffDir. of Business Dev., Strategic Renewables
Jason has championed clean tech at Renewable Choice for a decade, helping organizations evaluate and implement effective renewable energy and carbon management strategies.

Founders

Quayle Hodek
Quayle HodekCo-Founder
Quayle built Renewable Choice into one of the most respected clean energy firms in North America. He is a tireless advocate for institutional adoption of new energy solutions.
Kris Lotlikar
Kris LotlikarCo-Founder
Kris spent the better part of 15 years helping to grow Renewable Choice into the firm it is today. He has championed legislation and policy at the federal level in support of clean energy.