Gary (Wolf) Lichtenstein
The driving force behind Evergreen Carbon is Wolf Lichtenstein. Wolf has had a variety of technical, managerial and customer-focused roles throughout his almost 30 year-long career. Making a commitment to follow his own passions and professional aspirations, Wolf formed Lightstone Consulting, LLC in 2005. Lightstone Consulting is an environmental consulting practice that blends expertise in Greenhouse Gas (GHG) accounting and Environmental Management Systems, organizational change and sustainability management practices. Finding his own enthusiasm and excitement about the confluence of technology, ecology and human systems, starting up Evergreen Carbon was the next natural step – promoting the many wonderful sustainable development aspects of Carbon Offset Projects.
Human and Natural Systems Ecologist
David Sale’s work weaves together his expertise in energy management, systems analysis, climate change adaptation, and ecology with skills in team building, conflict resolution, and helping businesses become more environmentally sustainable. David’s interest in the interaction of human and natural systems has guided him through 20 years of ecological assessment, environmental project management, and environmental conflict resolution.
Organization and Planning
Sandra Davis has more than 25 years of experience designing and facilitating sustainable multi-organization, multi-stakeholder collaborations. Sandra has an innate ability to assess organizational needs and develop programs that support a group’s vision, mission, and goals. She has led organizations through all aspects of the change process, providing such services as organization/staff assessments, data analysis and evaluation, strategic planning, process development and improvement, training, management consulting, leadership development, mentoring, and coaching. She has worked with governments, NGOs, private businesses, indigenous populations, and land developers interested in sustainability. She has coordinated a wide range of projects in the U.S. and abroad involving disaster preparedness, energy, water, natural resource sustainability, agriculture, climate change, dams, flood protection, fisheries, waste management, and transportation.
Renewable Energy Credit and Carbon Market Expert
Alex negotiates renewable-energy agreements that generate revenue streams based on electricity, heat, fuel, tipping fees, and fiber, among others. These agreements are what make renewable-energy projects viable. These long-term agreements can also help project owners secure financing. Alex especially loves helping rural communities develop successful projects that keep money local, provide economic development, and help the environment. His clients include Port of Tillamook, The Town of Lakeview, Oregon, The City of Albany, Oregon, and Lime Wind.
Business and Financial Management
With over 24 years of experience in the financial and capital markets and consulting, Nancy brings her expertise in finance, business operations management, and enterprise risk/compliance strategy to Evergreen Carbon. Nancy’s tactical approach brings a “best practices” view of business operations and management execution – insight and understanding of business issues and industry dynamics to better understand current market conditions and adapt and build the strategies and solutions that support future growth and sustainability of your business. Nancy’s practical experience includes Operations Efficiency Strategies, Financial and Information Management Strategy, Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance, Operational Change and Integration, Project/Product Management, and Business Process Management.