For Immediate Release

January 4, 2022



Jason Ryan,

[email protected]



American Clean Power Association Announces New Board of Directors for 2022


WASHINGTON DC, January 4 – Now entering its second year as the leading trade organization representing the renewable energy industry, the American Clean Power Association (ACP) announced its new Board of Directors. The Board collectively demonstrates the immense reach of the clean power industries across the U.S. economy.


“Our new Board represents the broad depth of our growing association and also reflects the diversity of today’s corporate culture. There is strength in unity of the renewable energy sector, and we are excited to have this new leadership team guide ACP into the future as the nation transitions to a clean energy economy,” said ACP CEO Heather Zichal.


The ACP Board includes representatives from the wind, solar, storage and transmission sectors, as well as a diversity of individuals and business models, corporate offtakers, financial firms, utilities, construction companies, and manufacturers. The new appointments were initiated at ACP’s recent board meeting on December 6 and run through Q1 2023.


“Our members created ACP to bring together a diversity of perspectives to advance the clean power industry. The 2022 Board of Directors reflects our industry with its different technologies, types of companies, and unique leadership and perspective that each individual brings to further our collective goals,” said Craig Cornelius, the CEO of Clearway Energy and the incoming Board Chair of ACP.


The 2022 American Clean Power Association Board of Directors includes:


Greg Hall | President, AEP Energy Partners


Leonardo Moreno | President, AES Clean Energy


Jacqueline DeRosa | Vice President Battery Energy Storage Systems, Ameresco


Mark Goodwin | President & CEO, Apex Clean Energy


Jose Antonio Miranda | Onshore President & CEO, Avangrid Renewables


Omer Farooq | Managing Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch


Pat Reiten | SVP Public Policy, Berkshire Hathaway Energy


Jason Widman | Blattner Energy, VP, Wind Energy


Al Vickers | CEO, bp Wind Energy


Craig Cornelius | CEO, Clearway Energy Group


Caton Fenz | CEO, ConnectGen


Sarah Slusser | CEO, Cypress Creek


Mark Mitchell | SVP of Project Construction, Dominion Energy


Chris Fallon | President, Duke Energy Renewables


Tristan Grimbert | President & CEO, EDF Renewables


Tom Starrs | Vice President Government Affairs, EDP Renewables NA


Paolo Romanacci | Head of North America, Enel Green Power


David Carroll | Chief Renewables Officer, ENGIE North America


Siri Kindem | President, Equinor


Kiran Kumaraswamy | VP of Growth, Fluence


Mateo Jaramillo | Co-Founder and CEO, Form Energy


Stephen Swift | General Manager Sales and Commercial Operations, GE Renewable Energy


Rob Threlkeld | Global Manager, Renewable Energy, General Motors (GM)


Susan Nickey | Executive Vice President and Chief Client Officer, Hannon Armstrong


JP Roehm | CEO & President, Infrastructure & Energy Alternatives, LLC


Sheldon Kimber | CEO and Founder, Intersect Power


Jim Murphy | President & COO, Invenergy


Krista Tanner | Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer, ITC Holdings


Tim Maag | Vice President & General Manager of Wind Energy, Mortenson


John Ketchum | President & CEO, NextEra Energy


Dan Shugar | CEO and Founder, Nextracker


Sondra Martinez | Managing Director, NORD/LB


Joe Condo | General Counsel, Ørsted Onshore, Ørsted


Michael Garland | CEO, Pattern Energy


Michael Arndt | General Manager & President, Recurrent Energy


Silvia Ortin | COO Wind Onshore & Solar Photovoltaics Americas, RWE Renewables


Shannon Sturgil | CEO, Onshore North America, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy


John Pemberton | Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer & General Counsel, Southern Power


Bill Siwek | CEO & President, TPI Composites


Laura Beane | President, Vestas North America


Matt Tetrault | Vice President of Wind Construction & Services, Wanzek Construction


Theresa Eaton | CEO & Owner, WECS Renewables


Brian Van Abel | Executive Vice President & CFO, Xcel Energy





About ACP: American Clean Power is the voice of the clean power industry that is powering America’s future, providing cost-effective solutions to the climate crisis while creating jobs, spurring massive investment in the U.S. economy and driving high-tech innovation across the nation. We are uniting the power of America’s renewable energy industry to advance our shared goals and to transform the U.S. power grid to a low-cost, reliable and renewable power system. Learn more about the benefits clean power brings to America and follow us on Twitter @USCleanPower, Facebook and LinkedIn.