Senior Program Manager, Global Renewable Strategy, Amazon
Ron has worked in the renewable energy sector since 2006 when he began his career as a lobbyist for the American Wind Energy Association. Since then he has been involved in CleanTech finance, startups, and policymaking, and he currently manages the renewable energy strategy for Amazon.com’s global operations.
In 2015 Ron was selected as one of 90 individuals in the U.S. to participate in Harvard’s inaugural Young American Leaders Program, where community leaders collaborate to promote U.S. competitiveness. Ron served on a subcommittee of Washington Gov. Jay Inslee's Climate Task Force, is an advisor for energy-efficiency finance startup Allumia LLC, and sits on the board of directors of the Wind Energy Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to raising public awareness of wind as a clean, domestic energy source through communication, research, and education.
Ron holds a BA in Government from Georgetown and an MBA from Columbia.