Program Director, Solar on Multifamily Affordable Housing (SOMAH)
Christopher Walker is GRID Alternatives’ Director for the Solar on Multifamily Affordable Housing (SOMAH) program. Prior to coming to GRID, Chris was a Senior Program Manager at The Solar Foundation where he directed a federal solar workforce development effort and empowered cities to remove soft cost barriers to solar deployment through designation and technical assistance. Chris has also worked in residential sales at SolarCity, and at the Climate Institute, a DC-based think tank. Passionate about working at the intersection of climate action and environmental and economic justice, has volunteered extensively with the NAACP’s Environmental and Climate Justice Program and holds B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Florida in Political Science, with concentrations in global political economy and sustainable development.