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

Prior to Lodestar, Sam worked as an equity analyst at BlackRock.

Sam holds a Bachelor’s degree in economics from Middlebury College.