Our People

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A strong team of industry experts.

Tackling the world's toughest resource challenges is the shared purpose that connects us as an organization - and transcends the bottom-line.

  • Armando Vargas

    Program Coordinator

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    Armando Vargas

    Program Coordinator

  • Jen Lape

    Director of Fund Development and Philanthropy

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    Jen Lape

    Director of Fund Development and Philanthropy

  • Kisha Christal

    Vice President of Sales

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    Kisha Christal

    Vice President of Sales

    Kisha draws upon 14 years of technical sales and client relation experience to lead Ecology Action’s Energy Consulting team to exceptional participation rates in the programs we run for our clients. Before rising to her role as Vice President, Kisha first distinguished herself a successful Energy Efficiency (field) Specialist and then as an exceptional Sales Director. Kisha has contributed to our programs by developing new territories, building client base, increasing sales, attaining and surpassing energy reduction goals, designing and positioning new products, and managing a successful and highly motivated team. Before joining Ecology Action in 2008, Kisha honed her sales management skills at Verizon Wireless and eBid Mortgage. Kisha earned her BS in Business Management in 2007.

  • Linda Lloyd

    Accounting Manager

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    Linda Lloyd

    Accounting Manager

  • Liz Fuller

    Product Manager

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    Liz Fuller

    Product Manager

  • Meggan Wenbourne

    Accounts Payable Coordinator

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    Meggan Wenbourne

    Accounts Payable Coordinator

    As Accounts Payable Coordinator for Ecology Action, Meggan is indispensable in keeping the office running smoothly, working with the building association leads to help manage Ecology Action’s facilities. She also assists with processing energy rebate and credit card accounting, and takes on a variety of other projects and duties.

  • Melanie Stutler

    Senior Delivery Project Manager

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    Melanie Stutler

    Senior Delivery Project Manager

  • Michelle Morales

    Director of Delivery Services

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    Michelle Morales

    Director of Delivery Services

    As Director Delivery Services, Michelle helps develop and coordinate processes and procedures to promote quality assurance, and oversees regulatory compliance requirements applicable to the Energy Efficiency industry. In her previous role as Senior Program Manager, Michelle provided program and client management for an array of utility programs within Ecology Action’s Energy Division. Offering comprehensive management of all program design, marketing, sales, delivery, and closure, she supervised and prepared budgets and the implementation of energy efficiency upgrades for both commercial and residential customers ranging from small to medium businesses to large industrial.

  • Nicholas Hartsog

    Senior Technical Support Specialist

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    Nicholas Hartsog

    Senior Technical Support Specialist

    As Senior Technical Support Specialist, Nicholas identifies, analyzes and develops solutions to meet information system requirements, and develops tools for support of desktop systems and users. He is our primary web developer and go-to person for anything technical. Nicholas troubleshoots and problem-solves to ensure that Ecology Actions IT infrastructure is running smoothly.

  • Shelley Smatana

    Facilities Manager

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    Shelley Smatana

    Facilities Manager

  • Tatiana Burdiak

    Community Marketing Manager

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    Tatiana Burdiak

    Community Marketing Manager

  • Victor Aguiar

    IT Support Manager

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    Victor Aguiar

    IT Support Manager

    As IT Support Manager, Victor is responsible for the coordination of technical and information systems for Ecology Action. He works with staff to resolve technical issues, determines necessary technology advances, and educates employees on the use of software and hardware used in the organization’s day-to-day operations.

  • Yaser Awad

    Inside Sales Representative

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    Yaser Awad

    Inside Sales Representative