Hails from: West Seattle, but grew up in Reno, NV
Ask her about: Solar, sustainable home ideas, travel to see penguins and polar bears, climate change (yikes!), raising teenage daughters (double yikes!), sailing and skiing
Fun facts: Kristy worked on expedition ships in her youth and has been to Antarctica over 100 times, her step-father is a climate scientist and she is a longtime climate educator / activist, when she met Briggs (a solar electrician) sparks flew, they fell in love, and Sun Path was created
Hails from: West Seattle, but grew up in Taos, New Mexico
Ask him about: Anything solar related, living off grid, sailing the Puget Sound and permaculture gardening techniques.
Fun facts: Briggs grew up off grid in Taos, New Mexico, has been installing solar for over 15 years, is an avid sailor
and skier and dreams about rebuilding soil and planting trees on a permaculture farm in a yet-to-be-determined location
Hails from: Seattle, but born in Taipei and raised in Portland, OR
Ask her about: Your solar project’s permitting process, raising climate-conscious kids, and living abroad with her family in Southwest China
Fun facts: Spent time with Tibetan herders on China’s Qinghai Plateau researching the off-grid PV market, worked on the siting of large-scale wind power projects in the NW, and loves classical music and Chinese martial arts
Hails from: Seattle, by way of Fairfax, VA, Portland, OR and Woodinville, WA
Ask her about: Techniques to live a little more lightly from driving electric, energy efficient homes and, of course, solar!
Fun facts: Rebecca has worked locally and nationally on political campaigns and as an advocate for environmental issues ranging from salmon recovery to fuel-efficient cars. She is always game for an outdoor adventure and is a multi-media collage artist
Hails from: Riverside, CA
Ask him about: Baseball, snowboarding, whitewater rafting, and live music
Fun facts: Ruben is a whitewater raft guide all around Washington
Hails from: Kent, but Hawai'i will always be home
Ask him about: Home energy management, electric vehicles, and raising chickens
Fun fact: Joe served in the US Air Force
Hails from: Seattle, but originally from Bitterroot, MT
Ask him about: Music theory, ropes & knots, baking bread
Fun facts: Worked as a high-rise window cleaner for 7 years in Seattle, plays guitar, violin & cello
Hails from: Mississippi, but grew up all over the country
Ask him about: Chess, construction, and music.
Fun facts: He is a new dad to a beautiful six-month old girl & he loves spending time with her!
Hails from: Seattle
Ask about: The future of clean energy, baseball, Formula One, snowboarding
Fun facts: Studied Energy Policy & Management at WWU, avid snowboarder for over 20 years.
Hails from: Seattle, but born in Portland, OR
Ask him about: Living in Taiwan, vintage fashion, indie pop music.
Fun facts: Currently studying International Studies and Political Science at UW