Entrepreneur and inventor, Patrick committed his professional life to clean technology in 2000. Working on solutions to create a healthy, resilient future, he started installing solar and small wind energy systems in 2001. Patrick's thirst for solutions has put him at the center of several technology break-throughs. With deep roots in outdoor adventure, he's uniquely suited to push the limits of entrepreneurship, taking calculated risks and connecting across working teams. As a Social Entrepreneur, Patrick focuses on appropriate technology with measurable impact. Through 20 years of small business experience, he knows about maintaining profits and focus. Patrick maintains a diverse background in construction, science, engineering, sales, marketing, design and integration of renewables. Work experience includes significant leadership roles in the renewable energy industry and movement.