Attendee List for Empower Innovation Developing Sustainable, Affordable Housing in California's Communities Event

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NameCityRoleOrganization
Tracy SeguraSan AnselmoOther 
Tom  JensenSan AnselmoEntrepreneurEFN
Paul HernandezCulver City; El CerritoPrivate Company EmployeeEnvoy Technologies
Cody FinkeOaklandEntrepreneurBrimstone Energy
Sarina SoorLos AngelesOther Local Government Commission
Karen Morgan
Other TESIAC
Danilo Toskovic
Project DeveloperPCS Energy
Tanya BarhamPortlandEntrepreneurCommunity Energy Labs
Zachary Phillips
EntrepreneurHumankind Homes
Michael AdamsLos AngelesConsultant Glumac
John PeairsSan RafaelEntrepreneurXiO
Regina MarstonMurrietaConsultant Engage
Musole BMOttawaResearcherBMCE Systems
Johnny HuangScarsdaleEntrepreneurTeratonix
Benjamin PetersPetalumaEntrepreneurSolar Action Network
Rita ClementChula Vista Community AdvocateSanDiego350
James DodenhoffCulver CityConsultant Silent Running
Christian StaynerLos AngelesProject DeveloperStayner Architects
Marty TurockSan DiegoAccelerator StaffSouthern California Energy Innovation Network
James CliameSan DiegoConsultant Net Result
Garth NewberryRiversideEntrepreneurEVCharging Services LLC
Ahmed HashemPerrysburgEntrepreneurCHANGE Energy Technologies Inc
Dr. Olu OlatidoyeAtlantaProject DeveloperClark Atlanta University
Darrell J Leamon
Project DeveloperTerra Pacific Development
Isabelle Sato
Researcher
Jonathan ManzoSan FranciscoPrivate Company EmployeeUrbin Incorporated
Sara PomareFresnoConsultant Sara Pomare MBA
Basima AbdulrahmanErbil, IraqEntrepreneurKESK
Daniel SchwabTel AvivEntrepreneurBrightmerge
Tara Lamont
Consultant 
Felipe Herradpr
Project Developer
Luis AmarOaklandProject DeveloperGRID Alternatives
Katherine AustinSebastopolOther Katherine Austin, AIA, Architect
Andrew  WolframSan FranciscoConsultant TEF Design
Brett GentryBelmontEntrepreneur
Emily HigbeeArcataConsultant Redwood Energy
Kate NorumFresnoUniversity StaffCenter for Irrigation Technology
Josef Mueller
Entrepreneur
Bob HavlicekLompocProject DeveloperHousing Authority of the County of Santa Barbara
Leslie Wielenga
Project DeveloperCharge Bliss Inc
Conrad ChaseEl SegundoProject DeveloperMorpho Energy
Taj Eldridge EastvaleAccelerator Staff
Ammi AmarnathPalo AltoResearcherEPRI
Gregory RosenBerkeleyConsultant High Noon Advisors
David MyersOaklandConsultant Franklin Energy Services
Lawana Richmond
University Staff
Peter TomaiCoronadoEntrepreneurSpecific Performance, inc
Sheryl AdamsSan DiegoConsultant GLG Gerson Lehman Group
Shane WrightSan DiegoPrivate Company EmployeeExtensible Energy
Sidney  Wildesmith
Consultant 
Khalid AskarSan DiegoProject DeveloperEnersion Inc.
Mike VargasMurrietaConsultant Atlas Project Support
Rex WilsonCarlsbad Consultant Rex Wilson LLC
Jagmeet KhanguraWalnut CreekEntrepreneurBlack & Veatch
Stuart SmitsSacramentoProject Developer7 Generations LLC
Reza SabzehgarSan DiegoEntrepreneurTopolonet Corporation 
Lucas LeardMannSan DiegoOther 
Saeed ManshadiSan DiegoResearcherSDSU
Andrew PoatSan DiegoConsultant Self Employed
Jeff Bush
Consultant 
Oliver CurleySan DiegoOther 
Matthew D.  BatistaSan DiegoOther 
Roger SnowHanfordCommunity Advocate
Jim WaringLa JollaOther 
Graham RichardSan FranciscoEntrepreneurGraham Richard Associates LLC
Lane SharmanSolana BeachCommunity AdvocateSan Diego Energy District Foundation
Juan OspinaSan DiegoOther Sherwin Williams
Shahriar AfsharSan DiegoPrivate Company EmployeeVerizon
Joe CarangeloSan DiegoConsultant MIT Enterprise Forum San Diego
Jose Torre-BuenoSan DiegoCommunity AdvocateCenter for Community Energy
Larry WhiteSan DiegoCommunity AdvocateWinsome Ventures
Mannix  Vera Cruz Chula Vista Entrepreneur
Chuck SamuelsonCardiff by the SeaEntrepreneurCommunity Kitchens Collaborative
Kelley GaleSan DiegoOther Latham & Watkins
Tara Hammond
EntrepreneurHammond Climate Solutions
Art  Pathe 
Entrepreneur
Jackie Maclean
Government EmployeeCounty of San Diego
Beth BrummittDel MarOther BRUMMITT CONSULTING
Zac DobbinSan DiegoAccelerator StaffCleantech San Diego
Kim KyeounghwanSeoulEntrepreneurSELNIX
Cyn FrenchTimnathConsultant Sustainable Energy And Ag Technology
Ken LowneyOaklandOther Lowney Architecture
Doug KollmyerRiversideAccelerator StaffUCR OTP/Cleantech
Vicky RazoPalmdaleGovernment EmployeeCity of Palmdale
Darbi Berry
University StaffSan Diego Regional Climate Collaborative
Stephanie KristiansenPalo AltoOther Innovation Centre Denmark Silicon Valley
Lauren Harper 
Other LACI
Jeffrey Horn
Private Company Employee
Kristine Adamich
Consultant Ecotope
Debra Gore-MannOaklandOther Greenlining Institute
Emma FrenchLos AngelesResearcherUCLA
Michele  ShoemakerSan DiegoOther Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Jeff MaconFresnoAccelerator StaffFresno State's WET (Water, Energy, and Technology) Center
Garrett WongGoletaGovernment Employee
Laura VogelSan FranciscoConsultant Guidehouse
Linda MandoliniHaywardProject DeveloperEden Housing
Colleen FitzSimons
Other San Diego Green Building Council
Lee BrunoSan FranciscoAccelerator Staff
Aaron Baskerville-BridgesSomervilleEntrepreneurAeroShield Materials Inc.
John WebreSacramentoConsultant Dreyfuss + Blackford Architecture
Rachel SalazarSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission
Alyssa HaerleLos Angeles Private Company EmployeeCircuit Transit
Latonya JonesHazel crestOther 
Ruchi ShahSan FranciscoProject DeveloperTenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC)
Helle PetersenFresnoAccelerator StaffWET Center
James DulgeroffSN BERNARDINOUniversity StaffCalifornia State University San Bernardino
Vrushali MendonBerkeleyResearcherResource Refocus LLC
Tarannom ParhizkarLos Angeles ResearcherUCLA
Rebecca Heilig
Consultant 
Lauren Chang
Private Company EmployeeSheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
Nick BrownLong BeachConsultant Build Smart
David JohnsonOaklandConsultant SERA Architects
Linda KleinSan FranciscoPrivate Company EmployeeCox, Castle & Nicholson LLP
Alex MoorVancouverPrivate Company EmployeeInvinity Energy Systems
Chadwick Collins
Private Company Employee
Lauren ZulloNew YorkProject DeveloperJonathan Rose Companies
Rick TheisSebastopolResearcherThe Climate Center
JoAnne GoldenSanta MonicaConsultant Gladstein, Neandross & Associates
Mark Lessans
Private Company EmployeeJohnson Controls
Tim Hreha
Private Company Employee
Anirudh Mathur
Consultant Optimized Thermal Systems
Debran Jones ReedSacramentoEntrepreneurSDG&E
Aanchal Kohli, D. Env.
Government EmployeeCalifornia Air Resources Board
Meghan Harwood
Consultant 
Marna SchwartzBerkeleyGovernment Employee
Adam ClearySan Ramon, CAConsultant Cardno, Inc
Ryan HamiltonBrewerPrivate Company EmployeeNyle Water Heating Systems
Stephan Barsun
Consultant 
Robert PerrySimi ValleyConsultant Synergistic Solutions
Yuval Edrey
ResearcherGTI
Marshall Hunt
Consultant 
Shar MoaddeliDowneyOther Southern California Gas Company
Alexandra KovalickSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission
Jay GentryCarmelOther CCT Inc
Devin Middlebrook
Government Employee
Jackson Thach
Government Employee
Paige Rutten
Private Company EmployeeBlue Planet Energy
Ginger ThompsonSacramentoConsultant Dreyfuss + Blackford Architecture
Rick Turley
Entrepreneur
Bob HoustonSacramentoOther Houston Magnani and Associates
Katie Van DykeBerkeleyGovernment EmployeeCity of Berkeley
Theresa PerryWashingtonOther The Solar Foundation
David LehrerBerkeleyResearcherCenter for the Built Environment (CBE) UC Berkeley
Tim MinezakiOaklandResearcherEnergy Solutions
John HodgsonSacramentoOther The Hodgson Company
Sharon BautistaLos AngelesOther Association of California Energy & Community Services
Tom Barrett
Consultant 
Amy EgerterOaklandOther Rocky Mountain Institute
Yu Hou
Government Employee
Ken MurrayDavisEntrepreneurMurray Tech Law
Sophia RackeDavisPrivate Company EmployeeZYD Energy
Erik Stokes
Government Employee
Yanda ZhangDavisEntrepreneurZYD Energy, Inc.
Michael SavageSanta BarbaraConsultant SavCo
Chris OchoaSacramentoPrivate Company EmployeeCBIA
David WareAuburnPrivate Company EmployeeKnauf Insulation
Greg Kelley
Private Company EmployeeJohnson-Peltier Electrical Contractor
Timothy WashingtonRiverside EntrepreneurGrit And Turtle Ventures 
Ben EckoldSan DiegoConsultant CityWorks
G.G. Merkel
Other Association For Energy Affordability
Jerald ColeLong BeachConsultant 
Dover JanisSan DiegoEntrepreneurIvy Energy
Greg Thomson
Consultant 
Cara Bautista-Rao
Government EmployeeCity of Walnut Creek
Marissa Van SantSan DiegoConsultant TRC
Thomas HottonIndioOther 
Ben Schott
Consultant ENERGY STAR
Erica ChacSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission
Ezana Emmanuel
Other SoCalGas
Sarah PittiglioSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCARB
Srinidhi Sampath-Kumar
Other California Housing Partnership
Holly YanaiLos AngelesConsultant Gladstein, Neandross, and Associates
Dylan AndersonArcataResearcherRedwood Energy
Jose Lopez
Government Employee
Adam LokarCity of San CarlosGovernment Employee
Kristen Bellows
Consultant TRC
Jane KaoMillbraeGovernment EmployeeCity of Millbrae
Craig Tranby
Government Employee
Paul CampbellPlainfieldPrivate Company EmployeeNavitas Partners Inc.
Mahsa Nicknam
Consultant Global Energy Credit
Mahbub KhandakerDavisResearcherEnergy Systems
Felipe canoLos √Ångeles Project DeveloperCommunityElectricity 
Monika WeissFairfieldOther ergSol, Inc.
Shannon DumdumPorter RanchConsultant 
Kate UngerGlendaleCommunity AdvocateGlendale Environmental Coalition
Antonella CanoLos AngelesOther 
Brian Schmidly
Other 
Stuart LombardToronto CanadaEntrepreneurecobee inc.
Afu Okosun 
Project DeveloperSophistichet
Mabell Garcia PaineLos AngelesEntrepreneurViridis Consulting
Laurie PurpuroALEXANDRIAConsultant 
Colleen Santistevan
Private Company EmployeeTRC
Nauman Khurshid
Consultant TRC
John SousaNew JerseyPrivate Company EmployeeN.J. Clean Energy Program
Mikela TopeyLos AngelesConsultant Frontier Energy, Inc. 
Sahar AbbaszadehLos AngelesConsultant Arup
Scott JohnsonSan RafaelProject DeveloperEAH
Trai Her-Cole
Government EmployeeFCOG
Rachel DiFrancoFremontGovernment EmployeeCity of Fremont
Alok SinghaniaFremontProject DeveloperGridscape Solutions
Brielle AcevedoSylmarGovernment EmployeeSan Gabriel Valley Regional Housing Trust
Megan RossLos AngelesGovernment Employee
Casey Dailey
Government EmployeeWestern Riverside Council of Governments
Tammy GordonIndioGovernment EmployeeCoachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District
Amelie Besson
Private Company EmployeeMidPen Housing
Shivali GowdaRichmondGovernment EmployeeCivicSpark and City of Richmond
Justin AllisonSan Luis Obispo Private Company EmployeeWathen Castanos Homes
Leah Louis-Prescott
Other 
Claudia O'BrienMcLeanOther Latham & Watkins
Paul SingarellaPalm HarborProject DeveloperTBT Capital
Michael MowreyRancho Santa FeEntrepreneur
Mimi Cheung
Project Developer
Chucho MP
Community Advocate
Sean ArmstrongArcataConsultant Redwood Energy
Cory DownsChula VistaGovernment EmployeeCity of Chula Vista
Sierra Pencille
Government Employee
Scott SalyerSanta RosaGovernment EmployeeSonoma Clean Power
April Price
Community AdvocateCommunity Environmental Council
Shawn RosenmossSFGovernment EmployeeSF Department of Environment
Hilary NollSan FranciscoPrivate Company EmployeeMithun
Erik BakkeSan FranciscoProject DeveloperEnel X
Katie GladychIrvineResearcherCalifornia Plug Load Research Center UC Irvine
Eugene LeeSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission
Tiffany Mateo
Government EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission
Dan Drazan
Consultant 
Abe Baca
Other 
Tom WhiteHaywardProject DeveloperEden Housing Inc.
Wendy BoyleSan JoseConsultant Clean Coalition
Nik Nikolov
University StaffLehigh University
Katie AltobelloSan DiegoGovernment EmployeeSan Diego County Regional Airport Authority
Adam HaszWashington, DCGovernment EmployeeUS DOE
Courtney PeneSan Luis ObispoGovernment EmployeeSan Luis Obispo County Regional Airport - San Luis Obispo, CA
Brady  Van EngelenSan JoseConsultant Bloom Energy
Hailey Lang
Government EmployeeSan Joaquin Council of Governments
Alison Seel
Community AdvocateSierra Club
Senait Forthal
Community AdvocateOC Goes Solar
Ben GranholmSacramentoPrivate Company EmployeeWestern Propane Gas Association
Ryan  TamSacramentoGovernment EmployeeSMUD
Michael ArvizuSan DiegoPrivate Company EmployeeTRC Companies
Emily BowersAtlantaOther Green Building Initiative 
Shyla BlackChicoProject DeveloperGRID Alternatives
Arianne Ortegaray
Community AdvocateGRID Alternatives North Valley
Merrian Borgeson
Community Advocate
Emily EvansGoldenGovernment EmployeeNREL
Michael ChiacosSanta BarbaraCommunity AdvocateCommunity Environmental Council
Morgan Fabian
Entrepreneur
Wesley SagewalkerDavisProject DeveloperGateway Developments Group
David McCoardEl CerritoCommunity AdvocateSierra Club
Hari Lamba
EntrepreneurBrighter Climate Futures www.brighterclimatefutures.com
Brandon KaysenVenturaGovernment EmployeeCity of Ventura
Kim Orbe
Community Advocate
Stella UrsuaLos AngelesOther GRID Alternatives-Greater Los Angeles
Vic Burconak MississaugaEntrepreneurKoben Systems Inc. 
Elizabeth HaveyCity of ArvinOther LGC - CivicSpark Fellow
Samuel MaimoneRiponConsultant Ducttesters. INC.
Mayte SanchezLos AngelesOther Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator
Cristina EcheverriaSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCARB
Murtaza BaxamusaNational CityPrivate Company EmployeeSan Diego Building Trades Family Housing Corp.
Jennifer WoodSacramentoConsultant JT Wood Soils Consulting
Leslie PurcellVenturaOther 
Gita DevWoodsideOther 
Andrea Barnier
Other Self-Help Enterprises
Betsy McGovern-Garcia
Project Developer
Jose FloresVisaliaProject DeveloperSelf-Help Enterprises
Pam GoodeSan FranciscoConsultant VMWP
Meghan DuffSan FranciscoConsultant AEA
Cameron GraySanta BarbaraCommunity AdvocateCommunity Environmental Council
Gabe Escobedo
Other City of Santa Barbara Planning Commissioner
Jennifer BergSan FranciscoGovernment EmployeeAssociation of Bay Area Governments
Adam GottliebSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCA Energy Commission
Michael Germeraad
Government EmployeeMTC/ABAG
Erica HelsonOjaiGovernment EmployeeCounty of Ventura
Kingdom GouldWoodland HillsEntrepreneurGaia Green Earth
Simeon  GantSacramentoCommunity AdvocateGREEN TECHNICAL EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT
Jess D
Other 
Virginia LewSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission
Hanif Montazeri
EntrepreneurEnersion Inc.
Kate RingnessSan FranciscoConsultant SmartBlock Communities
Kerstin Roeck
Private Company Employee
Martha SegoviaCapistrano BeachGovernment EmployeeSBCCOG 
Lee Casey
Other Sales
Kristina Bell
Project Developer
Bryan DoveSacramentoOther Mutual Housing California
Andra KeayOaklandAccelerator StaffSilicon Valley Robotics
Malissa LongWichitaCommunity AdvocateMakeICT
Dover JanisSan DiegoPrivate Company EmployeeIvy Energy
Kathryn Collins
Consultant Guidehouse
Adam BrionesOaklandCommunity AdvocateEconomic Equity Director
Nichalas TroudtNewport BeachPrivate Company EmployeeMilender White
Feliz VenturaOaklandConsultant Hatch 
Jeffrey Chase
Private Company Employee
Rachael Hartofelis
Government EmployeeMetropolitan Transportation Commission
Shirley JohnsonRohnert ParkUniversity StaffMendocino College
Lauren Crandon
ResearcherOnTo Technology
Mustafa HomsiLos AngelesEntrepreneurRivieh, Inc.
Aaron HolmSacramentoProject DeveloperBlokable
Angelina RahimiSacramentoConsultant Aura Planning Inc.
Ladan GhobadSacramentoConsultant ENERlite Consulting, Inc
Adria FoxSan DiegoProject DeveloperCommunities for Global Sustainability
Krystalin Bullicer
Project DeveloperMany Mansions
William Clark
Private Company Employee
Candice DelamarreStanfordResearcherStanford
Edward OberThousand OaksConsultant Grant Management Associates
Rick BlumenthalBainbridge IslandPrivate Company EmployeeKnauf Insulation
Steve MessnerSonomaConsultant iCatalysts
Shuba Raghavan
ResearcherU.C.Berkeley
Fabiola (Fabi) LaoSan DiegoOther Center for Sustainable Energy
Eliot Kahn
Entrepreneur
William BuchanUnion CityConsultant Market Potential, Inc.
Paul KolarikWest SacramentoProject DeveloperWest Sacramento Housing Dev Co
Daniel Lichtenberg
Private Company Employee
Glynis NakaharaSan FranciscoPrivate Company EmployeeTEF Design
Gabe Bruno
Consultant 
Phil HarrisonNapaEntrepreneurUBCO
Aimee Curtright
ResearcherRAND Corporation
Elayne FowlerDel MarEntrepreneurSaltwater-strategies
Kathryn Collins
Other 
RoseMary AvalosSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCalifornia Energy Commission, Public Advisor's Office
Abigail JacobSacramentoGovernment EmployeeCEC
David HarrisLa MesaCommunity AdvocateSanDiego350
Abigail SolisVisalia Other Self-Help Enterprises 
Haider Alhabibi
Researcher
Zachary PhillipsBurlingtonEntrepreneurRutgers