BayWa r.e. Solar Systems US Sales Team

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Central Region

Eastern Region

Blake Akin

Blake Akin

Regional Account Manager

Born and raised in California, I enjoy spending time with my family, being in the outdoors, cooking, and rockin’ out to classic 90’s music.
Scott Daigle

Scott Daigle

Regional Account Manager

I love the sun and the beach, but live in Colorado, which means it’s a long drive to the nearest ocean. So I also like to travel. It’s fun to get the kayak out when I can. Most of all I enjoy spending time with my family.
Matt Fulton

Matt Fulton

Regional Account Manager

I’m a third-generation Californian. In addition to outdoor activities like camping, hiking, skiing, and kayaking, I enjoy cooking and spending time with family. We have two dogs: Max, a 100lb Black Lab, and Milo, a Frisbee-catching Australian Cattle Dog.

Kim Kalisch

Kim Kalisch

Regional Account Manager

Kim is passionate about skiing. Every winter she purchases season passes to three different ski resorts and lives five minutes away from the closest one.
Amber Mars

Amber Mars

Customer Support Manager

I am a lover of travel and a self-described Francophile. I adore animals, have two dogs who are awesome, and one of my favorite days was getting to hold baby lambs at an Irish sheep farm. I also enjoy reading, baking, and terrible reality TV.

Julian Beard

Julian Beard

Regional Account Manager

Julian has strange musical talents: He yodels and plays a mean baroque recorder.
Aaron Neeley

Aaron Neeley

Regional Account Manager

Aaron rode bulls for seven years (college and professional), was an Explorer Scouts leader for 20 years. He enjoys CrossFit and Jeet Kune Do.
Corrina (Cori) Yerke

Corrina (Cori) Yerke

Regional Account Manager

Originally from North Carolina, Cori spends most of her free time rock climbing (mostly sport), handstanding, weightlifting, and exploring Michigan with her two dogs. To balance out her active lifestyle, she meditates regularly and has spent over two months attending or serving at 10-day silent meditation retreats. Also, she can lick her elbow.
Tiffany Palmer

Tiffany Palmer

Customer Support Manager

I love jelly beans, sand between my toes and old school R&B. I try to make all three happen simultaneously every summer down at the jersey shores (not the tv show).
Nick Givens

Nick Givens

Customer Support Manager

Nick has been working in the Solar Industry for around five years now, and is absolutely in love with it. When he’s not making the world a little bit more sunny each day, he enjoys reading science fiction and both watching and making cooking videos.

Edward (Eddie) Hernandez

Edward (Eddie) Hernandez

Regional Account Manager

Eddie has been in the solar industry for the past 6 years building residential sales teams. He spends most of his time outside of work cheering on his local sports teams as well as in the gym and golfing.
Bob Reichheld

Bob Reichheld

Regional Account Manager

Bob is a life-long New Englander who has lived in five of the six New England states at one point or another! He has a passion for skiing and travel, having toured much of Western Europe as well as checking off many U.S. National Parks. Car buffs: Bob’s past life was in aftermarket auto parts manufacturing.
Andrew Ruschp

Andrew Ruschp

Regional Account Manager

Andrew is based in Vermont, where he volunteers as a certified rope and swiftwater rescue specialist and an emergency medical technician, and enjoys skiing, mountain biking, rock climbing, and photography. He brings past experience in C&I projects deployment, spanning hospitals to ski areas.
Lawrence (Law) Sturdivant Jr
Lawrence (Law) Sturdivant Jr

Regional Account Manager

Lawrence “LAW” was born, raised, and still lives in Connecticut. His life’s journey has given him clear understanding as to why he is here on this beautiful planet. Those experiences add diverse flavor to his being. He loves being a father, creating, living, teaching, and learning. He is physically and mentally active in all things to advance himself (as a master), his family, peers, the world and humanity.
Tyger Brown

Tyger Brown

Customer Support Manager

I’m a plant-based eating momma of three small kids who enjoys outdoor adventures in the sunshine state. I am all about saving our beautiful planet so being a part of an industry that provides clean, renewable energy makes me happy. I have only been a part of the solar industry for a short period of time. However, I have learned a lot and I take pride in being a part of the change that our planet desperately need. We can change the world, one solar panel at a time.

Fernando Anchondo

Fernando Anchondo

Regional Account Manager

I am an easy going person who likes to be outdoors as much as possible, whether it be snowboarding in the winter to mountain biking or fishing the rest of the year. I also have two great kids as well as two great dogs, so basically four kids.
Christine Escobedo

Christine Escobedo

Regional Account Manager

I’m a San Diego native who enjoys cooking and entertaining for family and friends, traveling with my husband and spending time with our six dogs. In my solo time, you can find me at the beach, buried in a good book.
Faith Sinema

Faith Sinema

Customer Support Manager

I am based in Gilbert, Arizona and graduated from Arizona State University. In my free time, I love to be active and workout, I love to be near or on the water (from the ocean to the pool, any body of water will do!), I love binge-watching great shows and bad reality TV. Most of all – I love to pet dogs and eat burritos.

Clark Galloway

Clark Galloway

Regional Account Manager

Clark is an avid “Birder” and an active member in his local Orange Audobon Society focusing on conservation and safeguarding Florida’s natural environment. He currently has over 150 identified bird species on his Florida Lifer list including the Burrowing Owl, Hooded Merganser, and the ever elusive Cinnamon Teal.
Jessica Miller

Jessica Miller

Regional Account Manager

Jessica enjoys traveling and exploring new cities, especially coastal towns! She is an avid yogi and has recently discovered her passion for making jewelry.
Cole Moten

Cole Moten

Regional Account Manager

Cole has lived on the west coast for ⅓ of his life and now lives 31 miles from where he was born. Cole has also played catch with Warren Sapp in Colombia and can stay up for 24 hours on one cup of coffee.
Richard Valderrama

Richard Valderrama

Regional Account Manager

Born and raised in NYC and New Jersey. I have lived in Hawaii and St Thomas USVI before settling in the Tampa Bay area. I have a passion for cooking and anything to do with the water.

 

Key Accounts

Preston Booker - Sales Lead

Preston Booker - Sales Lead

Head of Strategic Accounts

Preston comes from a big family: He has five sisters and one brother. His mother (from Colombia) was from a family of 13 kids.
Addie Webster

Addie Webster

Director, Strategic Accounts

In the Belize Zoo, there is a small, wild jungle cat – called a margay – named after Addie. Orphaned as a baby, she rescued it during her time in the Peace Corps. Addie fed it egg yolks for a week until a wildlife group came and got it. It still remembers her!
Rachel Schapira

Rachel Schapira

Director, Residential Finance Program

Rachel is a solar veteran with experience in the installation, finance, and equipment verticals. She is passionate about addressing climate change in a socially responsible way. She is excited to join another mission-driven team to support the growth of this industry. Outside of work she enjoys chasing her toddler, hiking, reading, swimming, traveling, and playing with her dog.

Chloe Liu

Chloe Liu

Strategic Account Manager

Chloe is a native Californian who enjoys comic collecting, traveling, and long naps on the beach. She is also a proud parent of two boys, who both happen to be cats.
Tiernay Marsh

Tiernay Marsh

Strategic Account Manager

Tiernay is in love with the western US and will happily take the opportunity for a road trip – especially if it takes her close to a mountain to climb, a canyon to rappel, and/or a forest or desert to explore. When staying put, she enjoys snuggling with her pup, reading a good book, and searching for the perfect bowl of ramen.
Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown

Customer Support Manager

Kevin loves camping and enjoys a good game night with friends and family. Huge fan of music, comedy, gardening, and stargazing. Working in solar is all icing on the cake!
Emma Tannehill

Emma Tannehill

Customer Support Manager

I lived in California for most of my life but moved to Austin, TX five years ago. I love working in solar because of the great sense of community and stewardship to the planet.
Savannah Hamilton

Savannah Hamilton

Customer Support Manager

I am a native of Santa Fe, NM, an ardent snuggler of animals, eater of spicy foods, and puzzler of jigsaws. I attended the New Mexico School for the Arts as a vocal major and am an enthusiastic, though amateur, gardener.

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