Steve Vavrik is Chief Executive Officer and managing partner with Broad Reach Power. Steve has spent two decades of his career developing and managing power and energy products.
Prior to his time at Broad Reach Power, Steve worked developing, trading and managing energy investments with some of the leading companies in the industry including GE, Enron, First Wind, SunPower and Apex Clean Energy. At these companies, Steve was directly involved in over $4 billion worth of investments in operating wind and solar power projects.
Steve earned a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois, an MPP from Princeton University, and a JD from Yale Law School.
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Josh Prueher is Chief Financial Officer and managing partner with Broad Reach Power. Josh has 15 years’ experience in the energy storage and financial industries.
In addition to his role at Broad Reach Power, Josh is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of FlexGen, an energy technology and infrastructure company, where he develops, owns and operates innovative energy storage and microgrid solutions for industrial and utility customers worldwide. Prior to that he served as Vice President in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He also served for eight years as a U.S. Naval Intelligence Officer.
Josh is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and the University of Oxford, where he was a FitzGerald Scholar.
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Mark Klein is Chief Operating Officer and managing partner with Broad Reach Power. Mark has 35 years’ experience in the renewable and conventional electric markets, natural gas markets, North American oil markets and international coal markets.
Prior to his time at Broad Reach Power, Mark was the co-owner of a solar development company and the owner of an energy consulting company. As a consultant for over 10 years he provided analytic solutions and support to utilities, investors, merchant generators, and developers domestically and internationally. He also spent twenty years as a vice president of electricity and natural gas trading with two major US west coast utilities.
Mark has both B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Idaho and Washington State University respectively and he is a registered Professional Engineer (Texas).
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Doug Moorehead is Chief Technology Officer and managing partner with Broad Reach Power. Doug brings a background with over 10 years’ worth of experience in renewable power, technology and utility scale energy storage.
In addition to his role at Broad Reach Power, Doug serves as President and Chief Technology Officer at FlexGen, an energy technology and infrastructure company. Prior to that, he served as Director of Business Development for A123 Systems, lithium-ion energy storage solutions company, where he focused on aviation, electric vehicles and utility scale energy storage product lines. He also served as a Naval Special Warfare Officer (SEAL) for nearly 10 years. For his actions in Iraq, Doug was awarded with the Bronze Star with Valor.
Doug received his S.B. in chemistry with distinction from the U.S. Naval Academy. He also received an S.M. in Materials Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MBA from Harvard . He is a member of the Class of Henry Crown Fellows within the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute.