Chief Operations Officer
Jim joined Viridi in July 2022 as Chief Operating Officer. Jim was previously CEO of Franklin Energy, one of the nation’s top energy efficiency and sustainability companies. While there, Jim was responsible for the strategy and business development around new product rollouts. He provided leadership to 1,200 employees and collaborated with utilities around sustainable solutions. Prior to that, he was CEO of the Vermont Energy Investment Company and SVP Chief Customer Officer at National Grid, one of the nation’s largest utilities. He is leading the expansion of Viridi’s manufacturing operations, commercial process, and overall business cadence and structure.