Central Valley Staff

Tom has over 20 years of experience in affordable housing programs and has worked for local government agencies and non-profit organizations. Tom has lived in Fresno all but 38 months of his life and graduated from Fresno State University with a Business Marketing degree. Tom is proud to be a platelet donor of over 23 years, and averages 20 donations per year.


David graduated from CSU, Fresno with a B.S. in Business Administration-Accountacy. His work history includes retail sales, construction, insurance, and teaching prior to joining GRID Alternatives in September, 2010. David began volunteering with GRID after looking for a career that was socially, environmentally, and personally satisfying. As David volunteered often, he learned more about GRID Alternatives, it's mission and goals, and decided to join the Central Valley Fresno team.
Solar Installation Supervisor and System Designer
Construction Assistant
Project Coordinator/Design Quality Control
Warehouse Technician
System Designer/Educator and Training Coordinator
Solar Installation Supervisor
Construction Project Assistant
Project Designer/Site Visit
Construction Assistant
Senior Solar Installation Supervisor
Warehouse Technician
Warehouse Manager
Installer/Site Visitor
Project Designer/Solar Installation Supervisor
Solar Installation Supervisor
Solar Installation Supervisor
Solar Installation Supervisor
Solar Designer/Solar Installation Supervisor in Training


Alex M. Garcia joined GRID Central Valley in January 2021 as the Development & Strategic Partnership Manager. Alex looks forward to continuing the track record of success set by his predecessor. Raised in the Central Valley, Merced, Alex graduated from California State University, Northridge with his bachelor’s in Psychology. Alex has over 5 years of business development, employee development, and sales/sales management. Alex has worked for a fortune 500 company previously and has pivoted to the non-profit sector. Alex and his wife live in Fresno with their fur-son, Walter.
Curriculum Consultant


Alicia Giovanna Bohigian joined GRID Central Valley in 2009. Raised in Fresno, Alicia graduated Magna Cum-Laude from Fresno State University where she obtained a degree in Liberal Studies. She has more than ten years of experience working in the multicultural marketing industry and with diverse populations. The fascination and concern for the environment and energy efficiency for the real estate industry led her to develop relationships and become active with entities and prominent figures within the environmental arena. Alicia has a passion for service in her community. She has volunteered her time with The Community Housing Council, a non-profit organization that educates the community about homeownership. She has served on the board of directors for real estate associations including National Association of Hispanic Real Estate associations where she has served as the legislative chair promoting political involvement in her community and ensuring their voice was heard in City Hall as well as Washington D.C. Alicia has also served as a member of the Fresno Green Team and is currently involved in projects ranging from clean mobility, energy battery storage, community solar, water technologies, and Transformative Climate Communities.
Outreach Program Specialist
Solar Outreach Coodinator
Senior Outreach Coordinator
Senior Outreach Coordinator
SolarCorps Outreach Fellow

Workforce & Volunteering

SolarCorps Workforce Development & Volunteer Fellow
Workforce and Training Programs Manager
Workforce Development Director
Volunteer Manager
Workforce & Training Coordinator