Erin brings over 25 years’ experience as a regulator, consultant, and corporate leader. After joining TerraPass (now Origin Climate) in 2007, Erin led the organization's expansion into carbon offset project origination and renewable energy services. During her tenure at Sun Microsystems she collaborated with hardware, software, and packaging teams to develop design standards for energy efficiency, hazardous constituents reduction, labeling, and end-of-life management. She was a founding member of the IEEE's Electronics and the Environment task force and chaired the Electronic Industries Association’s Environmental Committee. In the early 1990s, Erin worked for Apple Computer and was responsible for the company’s efforts to rid supplies of ozone-depleting substances.
Erin joined TerraPass from Salesforce.com, where she led the Delivery Excellence team within the Services organization. Erin earned an MS in Technology and Policy from MIT, a BS in Geophysics from Stanford University, and a Six Sigma Master Black Belt from Sun Microsystems.
Mark brings more than 20 years of experience working with utilities, developers, and large corporations to implement renewable energy and other emissions reduction projects. With a background primarily in strategy and finance, Mark is responsible for overseeing the company's product portfolio, including risk management and mitigation; for structuring and negotiating financing for new projects, including tax credit and environmental commodity monetization; and for overseeing the company's own finance and administration activities. Prior to joining TerraPass (now Origin Climate) in 2008, Mark was Vice President of Delphos International, Ltd., a financial advisory and investment firm focused on renewable energy and other infrastructure projects worldwide, where he raised more than $2 billion for such projects. Previous positions include Director of Strategic Investments for Telcordia Technologies and Manager of Strategy for Lucent Technologies. Mark has a bachelor's degree in Finance from The American University and an MBA from Columbia University.
DIRECTOR, CARBON PROJECTS
Nick is a licensed Mechanical Engineer bringing over 10 years of experience working with carbon offset projects and greenhouse gas inventories. At Origin Climate, Nick manages the expanding portfolio of methane reduction projects from concept to credit issuance for the compliance market as well as the voluntary market. With a background in greenhouse gas ("GHG") verifications, Nick has developed an eye for the details while understanding the systematic approach to building an audit trail of carbon footprints and GHG emission reductions. He previously worked as a GHG verifier for Lloyd's Registry Quality Assurance and also served as the Chairman of the Compliance Offset Developers Association.
Nick earned an MS in Mechanical Engineering on the Energy and Environment track from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara.