Suter Du Bose – Chief Executive Officer
Suter was a Vice President of Retail Production with Colonial National mortgage for 25 years. He specialized in identifying and developing early market opportunities and during his career, built an award winning sales organization that exceeded all of the production goals in the 53 year history of the company with approximately 2 billion in retail production.
He has developed international mortgage markets and has been an active investor domestically and internationally in real estate and new technology companies. His specialty is engineering financial solutions that unlock market potential.
Jeff Clearwater – Chief Sustainability Officer, Solar Engineer
Jeff has had a 40-year career in appropriate technology & renewable energy design, installation & consultation for residences, businesses, utilities, campuses, communities,villages, local governments, and developing countries.
His experience ranges from passive solar, solar pv, wind, microhydro, energy efficiency, electric vehicles, and integrated systems.
Frank Sottile – Chief Construction Officer
As a master electrician and independent contractor my knowledge and experience spans 40 years in the industry. For the last 20 years I have specialized in solar projects as a business owner and independent contractor.
My primary experience is in commercial and utility scale solar projects as an EPC consultant and senior project manager. To date I have managed and completed up to 200 MW in solar installations.
William Browning – Strategist and Consultant for Green Development
Bill Browning is most interested in the interaction of the built and natural environment and how that support health and well-being. He is one of the green building and real estate industry’s foremost thinkers and strategists, and an advocate for sustainable design solutions at all levels of business, government, and civil society. Bill was a founding member of the U.S. Green Building Council’s Board of Directors, and served as Chair of USGBC’s Governance Committee. Over the years Bill has served on the Boards of Greening America, the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education, RealEnergy, the Roaring Fork Conservancy, the Buckminster Fuller Institute, Solar One and ioby.
Hunter Lovins – Sustainability Education Director
Hunter Lovins (JD) has a long and distinguished career as a professor, and creator of educational programs, as well as being known globally as one of the world’s leading figures in sustainability and regenerative economics. She lectures at colleges and universities around the globe, from Harvard to the University of Cagliari to the Australian National University.
Hunter has co‐authored fifteen books and hundreds of articles, and was featured in the award‐winning film, Lovins On the Soft Path. Her best‐known book, Natural Capitalism, has been translated into a more than three dozen languages and summarized in Harvard Business Review. Its sequel, Climate Capitalism, won the Atlas Award.
Michael Fuller – Sustainability Design and Solar Architect
Mr. Fuller is an accomplished and award-winning architect, and is a leader in the field of sustainable design. Michael has over 30 years of design and project management expertise and has been responsible for the design of over $100mm worth of construction. Michael has a passion for designing a sustainable future and holds patent on building-integrated environmental systems.
Cary Smith CGD CEM CEA – Jindok Group Geothermal Advisor
Mr. Smith has been in the energy business for over 42 years. Just after graduating from Muskingham University in 1997 he became a founding Principal of Sound Geothermal Corporation and currently serves as SGT’s President and CEO. SGT is a design engineering firm, manufacturer’s representative, and distributor for ground source heat pump equipment and accessories. The company is active throughout the western United States and has projects in a total of 31 states. Cary has been a pioneer in development of hybrid GeoExchange systems and community hybrid systems throughout the West, specializing in energy efficient building systems.
William Haas – Energy Management Systems Specialist
Environmental solutions for companies, cities, and civilization through conservation, utilization of renewable resources, closed loop manufacturing, and environmental remediation, with the aims of sustainability and synergy. Experienced in product life cycle analysis, greenhouse gas protocol, product environmental compliance, supply chain social responsibility, and industry standards development for automated information exchange and evaluation.
Anantha Babbili – Advisor, Global Leadership
Anantha holds a Ph.D from the University of Iowa and was a journalist in India and Asia, and a consultant for the UN, UNESCO and several media organizations on international and intercultural communication. He has held visiting professorships in Canada, the United Kingdom, India and Slovakia. He was a journalism professor and administrator of media studies and internationalization programs at several major universities and is also a commentator on both television and in print, focusing on ethical issues in global affairs. He was an invited speaker at Oxford University, London School of Economics and other institutions around Europe and Asia. Through Anantha’s extensive network of high level relationships in government and business in India he is instrumental to introducing the Jindok programs to India. Anantha applies his teaching and research expertise in global leadership and international communication to help bring the transforming capabilities of clean energy initiatives to enhance the quality of life in developing societies.
Mark Carson – Legal, Tax and Accounting Advisor
Mark has an Undergraduate Degree in Accounting, Economics, and Finance from the University of Illinois and his Juris Doctor in Law from the University of Illinois School of Law. He has been engaged for many years as an expert witness in business, tax and valuation cases. He served in the United States Marine Corps and with the 1st Marine Division, Vietnam. He met the girl of his dreams in the Marine Corps and has been married to her for 45 years. He has two children and three precious grandchildren.