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Arthur Bart-Williams, Executive Director

Arthur has an extensive career that includes construction management, program/project/product management, and entrepreneurship in many industries including infrastructure, education, transportation, energy, health, government, and hospitality. He excels at building high-performance teams focusing efforts on exceptional customer relationships with high-quality service and has been responsible for fundraising, enterprise-level sales, and implementation in various industries. With a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley, Arthur is excited to bring his experience, skills, and passion for equity in renewable energy here to GRID. He is a Bay Area resident with his wife and their three daughters.


Commercial Manager/System Designer / Project Manager


Development & Fundraising

Clean Mobility

Workforce Development


North Coast - Remote Regional Office

Cora Saxton, North Coast Construction and Program Manager

Cora started as a volunteer for GRID and quickly became a Team Leader through her prior construction knowledge as a General Contractor and teaching experience at Mendocino College. She graduated from University of Delaware and continues to take classes in solar and building/energy efficiency. She started in solar by installing a system on her off-grid home in Mendocino County. When not at work or in class she enjoys gardening, cooking with family and friends, hiking, and practicing her life-long passion for Aikido.