CleanFund Team

Pioneers of Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) origination, technology, and product development. Meet the most innovative team in the industry.

We’ve mastered the details of property based clean energy finance in order to bring property owners, energy service/equipment providers, lenders, and local governments together to realize projects that are both profitable and green. We’re able to work successfully with this spectrum of interests because our team is comprised of senior contributors from both sides of the public-private spectrum.

Jane Liu

Financial Analysis

Jane’s focus is on securitization, transaction finance, and business analytics and financial models.

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Woolsey McKernon

Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer

Woolsey is responsible for driving sales growth, marketing execution, and product excellence.

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Joe Euphrat

Managing Director

Joe brings 30 years of experience in healthcare finance and real estate to CleanFund.

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Alice Reeve

Director, Marketing

With 10 years of experience in digital and content marketing, Alice brings creativity and innovation to CleanFund.

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Tom Neukranz

Head of Capital Markets

Tom heads strategic financing arrangements with institutional funding partners.

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Priyank “Paris” Bhakta


Paris is a member of the credit team helping with structuring and underwriting CleanFund’s transactions.

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Megan Byrn

Senior Manager, Originations

Megan brings extensive commercial solar financing experience to her role as Senior Manager of Originations.

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Brandon Deno

Vice President, Solar Business Development

Brandon has been active in the solar PV industry for more than ten years.

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Jon Spelke

Managing Director, Southern California

Jon is responsible for business development in Southern California.

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Mary Berbae

Operations & HR Manager

Since joining CleanFund in 2014, Mary continues to create a positive and vibrant work environment.

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Matthew George

Senior Manager, Originations

Matt brings extensive experience in the commercial mortgage broker industry to CleanFund.

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Chris Robbins

Managing Director

Chris is responsible for driving revenue growth and partner development.

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Bonnie Wheatley


Bonnie is responsible for financial reporting, accounting, cash management, audits and compliance.

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Danny Roberts

Manager, Originations

Danny’s focus is on cultivating relationships, conducting market research, and originating deals.

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Zhou Jiang

Director, Financial Analysis

Zhou focuses on C-PACE securitization, corporate FP&A, sales analysis, and structuring projects.

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Wendy Sadeh

Vice President, Technology Development

Wendy focuses on the evolution of the C-PACE industry through custom applications and technology.

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John Kinney

Founder and Executive Chairman

John has been CEO for three companies nationally recognized for their innovation and fast growth.

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Lucas Nagy

Vice President, Business Development, Southern California

Lucas brings fifteen years of experience in cleantech and real estate to his role at CleanFund.

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Karen Kauh

Senior Underwriter

Karen has over twenty-five years of experience in banking and commercial real estate finance.

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Brendan Neal

Senior Associate, Revenue Operations

Brendan is passionate about sustainability and believes in working towards creating a clean future.

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Will Clark

Vice President, Originations

Will’s primary focus is to synthesize project scopes, financial data, and risk mitigation.

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Vanessa Gerber

Associate, Marketing

Vanessa is committed to driving business through both traditional and digital marketing channels.

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Greg Saunders

Chief Executive Officer

Greg Saunders is the CEO of CleanFund with 30 years of executive leadership experience.

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Matt Mustaro

Vice President, Debt Capital Markets

Matt facilitates origination, underwriting, and approval of CleanFund’s PACE financial transactions.

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David Boswell

Senior Underwriter

David focuses on underwriting projects, including all aspects of information collection and analysis.

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Renee Pifer

Manager, Servicing & Asset Compliance

Renee is responsible for all of CleanFund’s the post-closing functions and assist in structuring disbursements.

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Ben Dodge

Director, Channel Management

Ben has extensive hands-on renewable energy experience.

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Susan Lank


Susan is CleanFund’s Paralegal, assisting Originations, Credit Administration and Transaction Counsel.

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Frank Slaughter

Regional Managing Director, Texas

As Regional Managing Director, Frank to spearheads business development in Texas.

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Joshua Kagan

Managing Director

Joshua’s focus is on building relationships with owners and expanding CleanFund’s channel partner network.

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Craig Hill

Executive Director, Program and Government Relations

Craig was involved in the creation of PACE in 2008 with his advisory work to the City of Berkeley (where it all began).

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