Board of Directors
Robert owns and operates an e-commerce clothing business based out of Encinitas, California. He previously worked as Chief Technology Officer of White Lantern, a photography and virtual tour company, which he also co-founded. He attended UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where he studied electrical engineering and business economics.
Behzad serves as a consultant, where he assists in identifying needs and opportunities and implementing new strategies to meet a company’s goals. He previously worked as a Business Planning Manager for a technology startup company and as a Personal Banker for Citibank. Behzad received a B.A. in Business Economics from UC Santa Barbara and an M.B.A. with an emphasis in Finance and Entrepreneurship from the Rady School of Management at UC San Diego. During this program, Behzad was also part of the Rady Venture Fund, where he gained valuable experience evaluating and advising local startup companies seeking venture capital financing.
Youness is a Co-Founder of Everybody Solar and proudly serves as the organizations first Executive Director. Youness guides Everybody Solar to run efficiently and grow its impact in bringing clean energy to outstanding local non-profits. His passion for clean energy and his concern for current and future generations drives his desire to expand the reach of the solar energy movement to the non-profit realm. He is a CPA with over eight years of professional experience in Financial Management and Accounting. Youness earned a B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara.