Tammie Candelario is presently the Director of DNV GL’s North America Solar group, and leads the group responsible for independent engineering services for Solar PV. These services support the financing of large rooftop and ground mount solar systems for developers and financers. She also has a broad base of utility experience from Pacific Gas and Electric Company, including positions in research and development, environmental, and land services. As part of her utility experience, Ms. Candelario conducted strategic planning for research areas and developed and implemented research projects in a variety of areas, including clean transportation, solar, and energy storage. Ms. Candelario was later responsible for PG&E’s environmental compliance programs, and then Director of building management and land management activities for utility. This included energy efficiency programs and land stewardship of over 150,000 acres of PG&E owned land. She later became Sr. Director, responsible for PG&E’s land permitting and environmental compliance and remediation activities. Ms. Candelario is a Registered Professional Civil Engineer, and has an MBA in management from Golden Gate University.