Jon Powers

President and Co-Founder. Clean energy and national security expert, committed to making clean energy available to everyone.

Jon is Co-Founder and President of CleanCapital. Jon’s responsibilities include leading corporate strategy and development, investor relations, and marketing. His passion for clean energy derives from his time served with the US Army in Iraq and the realization that a clean energy economy is vital to protect America’s national security interests. After helping revolutionize the US Army’s energy program, Jon was appointed by President Obama to serve as the Federal Chief Sustainability Officer. While in this role, Jon recognized the need to address the inefficiencies in clean energy finance. Jon was named to Washington Life’s Top 25 Tech Leader for DC, 2016.

Alma Mater: John Carroll University, Johns Hopkins University

Notable speaking engagements

Solar Power International
Anaheim Convention Center – Anaheim, CA
September 24-27, 2018

VERGE 17
Santa Clara Convention Center – Santa Clara, CA
September 19 – 21, 2017

SEIA’s Solar Goes Corporate
Convene – New York, NY
May 31, 2017