Erik is responsible for site identification and development of solar projects nationwide. Erik supports the Lodestar team through the negotiation of site control agreements, securing of necessary permits, and analysis of potential project acquisition. He screens project sites for suitability based on environmental, zoning and other considerations, and contributes to the management of project budgets and timelines. Erik also coordinates utility interconnection, and tracks applicable regulatory proceedings and energy policy across the U.S.

Erik holds a Bachelor’s degree in environmental science and policy from Marist College and a Master’s Degree in environmental policy and management from University of Denver with a concentration in energy and sustainability.