Chief Impact Officer & Co-founder at CleanChoice Energy
As an environmental advocate and journalist, Richard witnessed the negative effects of pollution and thought there had to be a way to power our homes without causing asthma and cancer and started a career as a clean energy entrepreneur. He is currently the Chief Impact Officer & Co-founder of CleanChoice Energy, a leading supplier of 100% renewable energy. He has also served as Vice President, Project Finance for Mosaic, Online Organizer for the Webby nominated 17 million-person TckTckTck campaign, and as an angel investor in and founding advisor to startups such as Nextility, SparkFund, Faraday Bicycles, and SumofUs.org. He was a NextGen Fellow in Mission Related Investing and before graduating from Macalester College developed the first student-led Clean Energy Revolving Fund.