Tom Moore, President – Tom brings 20 years of energy engineering, project management and business development experience to the team. He has spent the past 15 years developing technologies and building businesses focused on alternative energy. He is the founder and has held senior management positions in three start-up energy service organizations focused on Biogas–to–Energy and Combined Heat and Power; CHP Clean Energy, LLC, BioSpark, LLC and California Power Partners, Inc. His experience ranges from development of large capacity power plants to the development and patenting of new technologies within the biogas-to-energy space.
Tim Krochuk, CEO – Tim founded CHP Clean Energy in 2008. He brings 21 years of operational, financial engineering and systems development experience to the team. Tim graduated from Harvard University in 1992, and went on to become the youngest diversified fund manager in the history of Fidelity Investments. His systems experience started at the age of 13 when he formed his first computer programming company in Canada. Tim is actively involved in a number of private equity ventures, and sits on the Board of the President’s Council at the Massachusetts General Hospital.
Doug Couillard, VP Business Development – As a Managing Partner and VP of Business Development, Doug has led the business development efforts for CHP Clean Energy (CHPCE) and Biospark since 2009. CHPCE was established in 2009 and Biospark was established in 2005, however, both entities required a unified business development approach to the biogas-to-energy market. Drawing on experiences from Coca-Cola, Nestle, UPS and Exel, plc, Doug has been able to advance the combined identity by building the right value proposition supported by a comprehensive sales approach which includes the development of a regional sales partner network to establish a presence in key U.S. markets. After 20 years in Sales and Sr. Leadership roles successfully promoting consumer products and logistics services, Doug strives to have an impact on the biogas-to-energy space by developing CHP Clean Energy and Biospark into market leaders.
Gerrit Marks, Sr. Engineer – Gerrit received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland and has twenty years experience in the power industry. Educated in Europe where the biogas market is more mature than in the U.S., Gerrit has developed an impressive set of technical accomplishments. He has worked for Energy Services International, Solar Turbines Incorporated, Cummins Cal Pacific and Hawthorne Power Systems and is currently leading the BioSpark technical development effort.
Tanya Gagnon, Customer Experience Officer – After 15 years in marketing, advertising, client & project management and business development with JWT (J. Walter Thompson) and Monster/TMPWW, Tanya has joined CHP Clean Energy as the CXO (Chief Experience Officer) to design, manage and enhance our customers’ experiences with our brand. Her experience with clients like American Express, the US Dept. of Education, Ernst & Young and JetBlue on projects from branding to web site development and social media enables her to develop and execute a comprehensive marketing and communications plan that covers our web site, social media, events and 1:1 client communications.