Meet Our Team
CEO & Co-Founder
Claudia is equal parts business strategist and solar evangelist. Prior to PVComplete, Claudia led a multi-million dollar project to reduce California solar soft costs with the Center for Sustinable Energy. She worked with Governor Brown’s office on solar permitting standardization. She was lead author on the 2014 California Solar Permitting Guidebook. Claudia spent four years working on emerging solar markets in the US with Vote Solar. She holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of California, Berkeley.
President & Co-Founder
Daniel is the domain expert and Product Manager, as well as being a professional electrical engineer who designed his first commercial solar project in 2002 for PowerLight. Daniel has since designed hundreds of solar projects as well as new products while working for SunPower and SunLink. Daniel brings prior experience founding a successful start-up as featured in the Wall Street Journal. Daniel holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from University of Waterloo, CAN.
Director of Web
John manages our PVSketch web application. He ushers features through development from customer interview all the way to release and user testing. John joins us from the education technology world where he supported early stage edtech startups and worked on solutions for enterprise customers like the State of North Carolina and the LA Unified School District. John loves Oakland and tries to stay active in his community through orgs like OpenOakland.
Tech. Sales & Project Engineer
Scott supports multiple aspects of PVComplete’s operations. He assists with sales efforts, maintains equipment libraries, provides design services, and develops the PVCAD product. Previously, Scott worked at SolarCity, managing the New Solar Homes Design Team and implementing and improving processes for the New Homes Department. Scott is an outdoor enthusiast; outside the office he is most likely skiing, climbing, or improving his iOS application to help people find climbs outside.
Director of Sales
As Director of Sales, Nate spreads the solar gospel. He assists with both business development and marketing. Prior to PVComplete, Nate led teams in northern California selling residential solar. Nate brings over 10 years of experience ranging from sales from the individual homeowner to large corporations like Apple and Disney. When he isn’t working towards a sustainable future, you can find him listening to Audible and eating donuts.