Mid-Atlantic Staff

Elijah Perry is the Executive Director of the regional GRID Alternatives affiliate. Elijah directs the Workforce Development team and the implementation of Solar Works DC Training Program, as well as managing GRID Mid-Atlantic’s communications, philanthropic and other fundraising, and various partnerships. Among other roles and responsibilities, Elijah provides strategic planning and direction; implements a variety of fundraising strategies; researches, identifies, builds, and tracks relationships and partnerships for funding and other goals; oversees program reporting and finances; and is the liaison for Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity (EID) efforts. He has more than 25 years of experience in the civic, public interest, and social organization sector, including federal government service and academia. Prior to joining GRID Mid-Atlantic, Elijah was Corporate Development Manager at PFLAG National, and has also worked in other organizations in the nonprofit sector including Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake, National Children’s Hospital Foundation, and Feeding America. Elijah has a natural talent for making connections and cultivating long standing relationships with people from all professions and backgrounds, which he has brought to bear in mentoring and assisting Solar Works DC participants through the challenges they face. He attended University of Maryland in College Park, MD, where he studied and earned his B.S. degree in Paralegal Studies. He also received his Masters in Classical Music Composition from Berklee College of Music.
Executive Assistant

Workforce Development


Workforce Training Supervisor
Workforce Training Supervisor

Outreach


Residential Outreach Manager
Residential Outreach Coordinator

Construction


Logistics and Facilities Manager
Residential Solar Installation Supervisor
Residential Solar Installation Supervisor
Solar Installation Supervisor
Residential Solar Installer
Residential Solar Installer
SolarCorps Construction Fellow
Project Assistant