Andy currently works as a Senior Engineer for Murraysmith, a full-service civil engineering consulting firm based in Portland, Oregon.
Barbara Pizacani, PhD MPH
Barbara currently consults with both the Oregon Public Health Divison and Multnomah County Health Department in program evaluation and applied public health research.
Now, she is using her experience to serve as an as an Environmental Compliance Officer with the State of Oregon to focus on local, technical work.
Chris brings extensive experience in renewable energy and substation design to progressing Twende’s mission of electrifying energy-poor communities worldwide.
Daniel M. Kammen
Dr. Kammen is the founding director of the Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, and has advised both the State of California and U.S. federal government.
Dexter has supported Green Empowerment by developing new partnerships and designing new programs. He looks forward to serving on the Technical Advisory Committee.
Elise has worked Green Empowerment as both Technical Manager and Peru and Bolivia Program Lead, channeling engineering expertise and rural community development experience.
Jeff presides over Northwest Energy and Environmental Strategies, a consulting firm that allows him to share his economic expertise with the public sector.
As our Malaysia Program Manager, Koto supports local partners TONIBUNG and PACOS Trust with renewable energy project implementation, and regional economic development.
Lisa has been volunteering with Green Empowerment since 2014, and specializes in river work, with project experience in fish passage, dam removal, hydraulic modeling, etc.
He served 22 years at Hewlett-Packard, and now teaches and moderates workshops on design and installation of village solar water pump systems and electricity.
Nathan is a graduate of the University of Michigan (2005) and a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Panama 2012-2014).
Narasimha joined Green Empowerment as an Encore Fellow to define acceptable metrics, measurement techniques and mitigation for water quality for the developing world.
Dr. MacCarty holds a 20-year background in the design and monitoring of biomass cookstoves, and has had her research extensively published.
Steve has been volunteering with Green Empowerment since 2014. Notably, in 2018, Steve spent a year with partner Soluciones Practicas to develop clean drinking water projects.