Meet the Staff
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 nine years of professional experience in Financial Management and Accounting.
Myriam has worked with minority populations on issues of health, social justice and environmental protection, for the past 14 years. Guided by her Master in Public Health and Tropical Medicine, her projects have ranged from education on pollution in Morocco to reducing the disease burden from tropical diseases in Costa Rica. She has secured funding on both health and environmental grants, including most recently for ‘La Asociación de Acueductos Barrio Abarca La Cruz, Monteverde, Costa Rica’ which provided the funding for planting one hundred trees to protect this waterway. Most recently, she coordinated and implemented a quality of care program as well as developed an HIV/AIDS anti-retro-viral adherence program for a clinic in the Dominican Republic. Myriam is currently the Program Director for the Child and Adult Care Food Program for Community Bridges in Santa Cruz, California.
Non-Profit Projects Manager
Jennifer has worked for a variety of non-profits and social justice issues for the past nine years including working with the homeless, individuals with disabilities, food distributions and pantries, and providing free legal assistance to disadvantaged communities. She currently the Director of Programs for Feeding America San Diego, providing direct client services, training, and advocacy for low-income families applying for nutritional assistance. At Feeding America San Diego, Jennifer works with over 190 San Diego based non-profit organizations in order to build their capacity to serve the community. Jennifer graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles with a B.A. in Sociology and most recently lived in Ecuador serving rural communities through educational projects.
Business Development Director
In addition to his role at Everybody Solar, Kian is also the Marketing Associate at Chandler Asset Management, a privately-held investment management firm. His primary experience is in the corporate finance, investment finance, and marketing industries. He previously co-founded and led Raging Productions LLC, a marketing and promotions company. Kian earned a B.S. in Management Science from UCSD and earned an MBA from UCSD's Rady School of Management in 2011.