September 6–8, 2017

Jeff Bernicke, Native Energy

Native Energy

As CEO, Jeff oversees day-to-day business operations and administrative areas, and is also responsible for Native Energy’s project origination and development, asset management, and supply partnerships. Jeff has over 18 years of experience in business development, strategy, and finance in renewable energy, cleantech, and manufacturing industries. Prior to NativeEnergy, Jeff held senior positions with GE-AES Greenhouse Gas Services, DTE Energy Resources, and the Environmental Capital Network (precursor to Cleantech Venture Network). Jeff holds an M.B.A. with distinction and an M.S. in resource ecology from the University of Michigan and B.S. degrees in business and engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. He lives with his wife Veronica, three sons, and various cats and dogs in Shelburne, VT.

Session: Spark: Advancing Clean Energy and the Grid