Joe Amara, Owner
Beginning his renewable energy executive search career in 2007, Joe Amara represents independent power producers, original equipment manufacturers and project developers within wind, solar and battery storage. Joe and his team have completed over 300 searches throughout the United States, Canada, Brazil, Chile and Mexico. Joe has a Bachelors in Political Science and a Masters Degree in Labor Relations.
Holly Bandoszeski, Executive Assistant
Holly is an Executive Assistant responsible for coordinating and sourcing candidates within renewable energy. Holly’s experience stems from the financial and logistics industries where she supported financial advisors and sourced top-talent for various roles within human resources. Holly is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Green Bay, with a BBA in Human Resources Management.
Jen Young, Vice President
Jen Young has spent 13+ years in the utility industry in various roles spanning several technologies including thermal, nuclear, and renewables.
Most recently Jen served as Vice President of Human Resources at a battery storage company, Powin Energy. During her time at Powin, Jen grew the employee base from 40 to 140 in just under a year and a half. As a result, Jen possesses unique insight into today’s fast-moving, rapidly changing, and ever-competitive renewable energy recruiting landscape.
Jen has bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Political Science from the University of Colorado and Colorado State University, respectively. Jen also has a JD from Lewis and Clark Law School.
Jen is responsible for managing client engagements within renewables, spanning multiple technologies and markets.