Bay Area Staff

Renée Sharp is the Executive Director for GRID Alternatives Bay Area and has been with the organization since 2015. Prior to joining GRID, Renée served as Research Director for Environmental Working Group, the nation’s leading environmental health research and advocacy organization. At EWG, she worked for 15 years to get harmful chemicals out of our air, food, water and consumer products and strengthen environmental regulations. Renée holds a Bachelors degree in Biology from Rice University, and a Masters degree in Biology from Pennsylvania State University where she studied the lifecycle environmental impacts of electricity generation.


Field Manager
Commercial Solar Project Designer and Assistant Manager
North Coast Construction and Program Manager
Construction Assistant
Construction Assistant
Construction SolarCorp Fellow
Solar Installation Supervisor
System Designer
SolarCorps Construction Fellow
Solar Installation Supervisor
Assistant Construction Manager
SolarCorps Construction Fellow
North Coast Construction SolarCorp Fellow
System Designer/Program Coordinator
Commercial Solar Project Developer & Manager
Warehouse Associate

Development & Programs

Development and Programs Manager
SolarCorps Workforce and Volunteer Fellow
Executive Assistant
Workforce Development Manager
Partnerships Coordinator
Development Assistant


Outreach Manager
Outreach Assistant Manager
Outreach Coordinator
North Coast Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator
Outreach Coordinator
Outreach Coordinator
Clean Cars for All Program Manager
Outreach SolarCorps Fellow