President, Solar Systems of Indiana, Inc. | Bloomington, IN
Alex Jarvis has been working in the renewable energy (RE) field since 2006. He has been an instructor for the…
MREA Board Financial Officer | Technical Compliance Accountant, The Nature Conservancy | Madison, WI
Carol is a Certified Public Account and brings more than 20 years of financial and business experience including work with…
Senior Program Director, Groundswell | Mount Rainier, MD
Christina Nichols is the senior program director for Groundswell, a non-profit solar and economic justice organization focusing on increasing access…
Attorney / Program Manager, Rural Energy Development, University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, MN
Fritz Ebinger is the program manager for Rural Energy Development in the University of Minnesota Extension. In this role, he…
Founder & Director, Wisconsin Green Muslims | Milwaukee, WI
Huda Alkaff is an ecologist, environmental educator, and the founder and director of Wisconsin Green Muslims, a grassroots environmental justice…
Emerging Energy Technologies Supervisor, Minnesota Depart. of Commerce | Saint Cloud, MN
Jack Kluempke is an MREA Certified Site Assessor in both PV and Solar Thermal technology, an MRES instructor in Solar…
MREA Board President | Sales and Business Development Manager, Panasonic Life Solutions Co. | La Grange, IL
John “Jack” O’Donohue began his shift from commercial real estate to a green career by focusing on efficiency first. Jack…
CEO, Renewable Energy Partners | Minneapolis, MN
Jamez Staples is President and CEO of Renewable Energy Partners, a minority-owned solar installation and development company, focused on creating…
Executive Director, Clean Fuels Michigan | Lansing, MI
Jane McCurry is the Executive Director of Clean Fuels Michigan, a nonprofit trade association dedicated to advancing clean mobility. In…
Senior Regional Director, Vote Solar | Chicago, IL
As Senior Regional Director, John Delurey coordinates campaigns for Vote Solar’s legislative and regulatory priorities in states throughout the Midwest.…
Professor, Indian Hills Community College | Ottumwa, IA
Prof. John-Paul “Jp” Jones is a Native Iowegian from the Rathbun Lake area of Appanoose and Monroe Counties in Southeastern…
MREA Executive Director
Nick Hylla is the Executive Director of the Midwest Renewable Energy Association where he works in partnership with organizations throughout…
Associate, OneEnergy Renewables | Madison, WI
Peter Murphy works at OneEnergy Renewables, partnering with landowners, units of government, and utilities to develop utility-scale solar projects in…
Executive Director / Owner, Native Sun / Solar Bear | Roseville, MN
Robert Blake is the owner of Solar Bear a solar installation company located in Minneapolis, MN, the Ojibwe pronunciation is…
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Meetings take place virtually at 5:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Changes to meeting times and/or location will be posted here at least 2 weeks prior to the meeting date.
2023 Meeting Dates
- Monday, February 27 – Membership Meeting for Elections
- Monday, May 22
- Saturday, June 24 – General Membership Meeting
- Monday, August 28
- October 20-21 – Board and Staff Retreat
- Monday, December 4
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