OUR TEAM

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Leadership Team
Ivan Urlaub
MANAGING DIRECTOR
Leadership Team
Ward Lenz

Transformation Through Policy

NCSEA's Transformation Through Policy team works to advance and support beneficial clean energy policies through legislative, executive, and regulatory engagement throughout the year.
GENERAL COUNSEL
Leadership Team
Peter Ledford
REGULATORY COUNSEL
Ben Smith
REGULATORY & POLICY ANALYST
Daniel Brookshire
SUSTAINABLE ENERGY
CAMPAIGN COORDINATOR 
Onté Johnson
2018 INTERN
Morgan Browning

Market Innovation

Powered by data analytics and insights, NCSEA's Market Innovation Team empowers energy stakeholders to achieve utility solutions, energy policy, and planning goals that harness the benefits of clean energy.
DIRECTOR OF MARKET INNOVATION
Leadership Team
Laura Langham
ENERGY PROGRAM SPECIALIST
Daniel Pate
GIS & DATABASE MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Jerry Carey
MARKET RESEARCH ANALYST
Daniel Parker

Engagement

The NCSEA Engagement Team communicates fact-based stories about clean energy's impact in North Carolina and works with our members and partners who are committed to leading clean energy progress statewide.
DIRECTOR OF ENGAGEMENT
Leadership Team
Diane Cherry
DIRECTOR OF MEMBERSHIP
Mike Davis
COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
Allison Eckley
COMMUNICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIP SPECIALIST
Jordan Jones
WEB & CREATIVE SPECIALIST
Samantha Radford
MEMBER RELATIONS & ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Victoria Somol
ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM SPECIALIST
Sarah Vondracek

Operations

NCSEA's Operations team ensures our office's financial, administrative, and HR-related business functions work together to fulfill the organization's business goals and requirements.
ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST
April Eldridge
HUMAN RESOURCES CONSULTANT
Karen Gardner
SENIOR FINANCIAL SERVICES MANAGER
Ian Chalmers