Our Team

Leadership Team

Pier LaFarge
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Dan Leff
Executive Chairman

Jonathan Plowe

Steve Meyers
Chief Product Officer

Andrew Hardy
Chief Operations Officer

Nicola Lwin
Chief Financial Officer

Tanner Smith
Chief Revenue Officer

Sparkfund™ Team

Peyman Allahvirdizadeh
EVP, Talent & Culture

Maddie Allen-Sandoz
Sr. Manager, Business Development

Jodine Bautista
Associate, Customer Success

Evelynne Bayar
Sr. Director, Operations

Payton Beach
Associate, Project Development

Margaret Berry
Software Engineer

Matt Bosch

Matt Bosch
EVP, Partnerships & Growth

Carolyn Braganca
Manager, Talent & Culture

Nydia Bryan-Martinez
Sr. Manager, Project Management

Jeff Cheek
Director, Vendor Management

Corinne Coleman
Power Engineer

Phil Croker
Sr. Director, Project Development

Alex Dickson

Alex Dickson
EVP & General Manager, P&L

Aidan Dwyer
Associate, Structuring

Kathy Gicobbi
Sr. Manager, Proposals

Maury Hebert
Sr. Commercial Counsel

Ben Hill

Ben Hill
Sr. Manager, Program Management

Minyoung Ihonde
Director, Program Management

Cesar Jolibois
Software Engineer

Quan-Chi Le
Sr. Director, Asset Management

John Lee

John Lee
Sr. Graphic Designer

Ryan MacDonald
Manager, Structuring

Nick Matthews
Sr. Director, Project Development Engineering

Michael McLenahan

Michael McLenahan
EVP, FinCo

Adam Meyer
Associate, Business Development

Doug Millar
Director, Technical Sales

Kwame Mukasa
Manager, Business Development

Robyn Munici
Sr. Manager, Program Management

Rishi Nangia
General Counsel

Sorochi Okam
Manager, Structuring

Sarah Peters
Efficiency Engineer

CJ Powell, Jr. 
HVAC Auditor

Spyros Qendro
Manager, Credit

Brendan Reed

Brendan Reed
AVP, Distributed Energy Resources

Ryan Reynolds
Sr. Software Engineer

Paul Roberts

Paul Roberts
Sr. Director, Treasury

Patch Ronald
Sr. Manager, Accounting & Finance

Brian Runk
Sr. Director, Software Engineering

Celine Ryan
Manager, Customer Success

Jayme Schnedeker
Sr. Director, Product Management

Brooke Smallwood
AVP, Program Management

Cayla Slack
Associate, Business Development

Vanessa Taylor
Software Engineer

Hanna Teklit
Sr. Director, Product Marketing

Dany Uquillas
Manager, Service

Virginia Wilcox
Software Engineer

Michael Wurzbacher

Michael Wurzbacher
Sr. Director, Program Development

Annie Wurtzebach
Commercial Counsel

Board of Directors

Dan Leff
Executive Chairman

Reuben Munger

Reuben Munger
Managing Partner & Founder, Vision Ridge Partners

Scott Dupcak
Managing Director, Constellation Technology Ventures, Exelon Corporation

Lindsay Luger

Lindsay Luger
Partner, Energy Impact Partners

Brandon Hurlbut

Brandon Hurlbut
Co-Founder, Boundary Stone Partners

Pier LaFarge
CEO, Sparkfund


Sparkfund's Advisory Board includes:

  • Tom Amis, Chairman of Amis, Patel & Brewer, Principal & Strategy Lead: Controlled Environment Foods, Equilibrium Capital.
  • Kate Brandt, Sustainability Lead at Google
  • Richard Graves, Chief Impact Officer & Co-Founder at CleanChoice Energy
  • Dan Reicher, Executive Director at Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy
  • Ray Rothrock, Partner Emeritus at Venrock
  • Ron Smith, President at Curtis H. Stout