Brandon is a driven development manager with extensive experience successfully leading high-profile projects and initiatives in the Renewable Energy industry. He joins the MD Energy Advisors team in New Orleans, Louisiana where he is responsible for performing business, contractor, and project development activities for Entergy New Orleans’ energy efficiency program, Energy Smart.
In his role, he reaches high potential prospects, builds and maintains relationships with key customer accounts and segments, and identifies energy savings solutions at customer facilities; working directly with Energy Smart commercial and industrial program teams to leverage existing relationships with customers and contractors and generate new business.
Prior to MDEA, Brandon held multiple management positions in the solar industry. Most recently he was responsible for over 2,000 active projects, $10 million in revenue on a monthly basis and a $5 million budget, while maintaining high profile relationships with Tesla, LG, Generac, and neighboring cities of Austin, Dallas, and San Antonio.
Brandon is a proud member of Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and began his career as a Military Police Officer/Investigator. He has received numerous awards throughout his military and civilian careers, including Soldier of the Year (U.S Army company recognized in 2016, 2017) and Employee of the Year and Month (2019 and 2022 respectively). He also holds numerous licenses and certifications. Brandon earned a Bachelor of Science in Heath Science from Purdue University and is pursuing a Master of Science in Health Science.