Jeffrey has been active in the deployment of solar, energy efficiency and energy storage projects since 2008 and has been instrumental in the review, advisement, and development of over 100 MW of projects with corporate, industrial, municipal, institutional and Fortune 500 energy clients.
Prior to joining Solomon Energy, Jeffrey co-founded a California based startup energy firm with a portfolio of commercial and residential solar PV installations, energy efficiency retrofits and ground up LEED construction projects. During his tenure, the firm piloted some of the energy industry’s early renewable energy programs including the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Community Savings Initiative and PACE financing.
Jeffrey also has a background in the creation and development of startup energy companies. As an independent consultant and as mentor at IDEA Venture Accelerator, Jeffrey assisted entrepreneurs to plan, fund, and launch successful companies in the areas of solar, electric vehicle charging, alternative renewable electricity supply and renewable energy equipment disruption. Early in his career Jeffrey worked with C-Level management and the board of directors at some of the nation’s most prominent companies, including WD-40, Sempra Energy and Qualcomm and began his career at Fidelity National Financial, a Fortune 500 company, contributing to the expansion the UCC corporate real estate business unit.
Jeffrey holds a B.A. in Entrepreneurship & Business Management from Northeastern University, which Forbes and Entrepreneurship Magazine rank as one of the top programs in the nation.