In honor of the 10th anniversary of World’s Solar Energy Top Solar Contractors list, the editors proudly recognize four individuals for the Top Solar Champions awards. These special awards highlight four individuals who work at Top Solar Contractor companies who have gone the extra mile in their work and efforts in the solar advocacy field.
Congratulations to this year’s winners, and you can read more about their achievements in the links below.
2021 Top Solar Advocate
Sarah Wochos, Senior Director of Policy and Business Development, Borrego
The Top Solar Advocate award is given to an individual who has helped move the needle in local, state, or national solar policy efforts. Learn more about Sarah’s winning advocacy efforts here.
2021 Top Solar Installer
Shawn Reynolds, Commercial Construction Manager, Solar Impact
The Top Solar Installer award is given to an individual who goes above and beyond to ensure superior customer satisfaction with physical installations. Learn more about Shawn’s installation expertise here.
Top Solar Designer 2021
Omkar Bhandakkar, Solar PV Design Engineer, GreenBrilliance
The Top Solar Designer award is given to an individual who has overcome major hurdles to get a recent solar system sold, designed and approved. Learn more about Omkar’s massive design and installation efforts here.
2021 Top Solar Changemaker
Kate Gold, director of community engagement, Solar Landscape,
The Top Solar Changemaker award is given to an individual who has worked to increase solar jobs and installation access for underrepresented populations and/or made a significant difference in the local community regarding solar education and adoption. Read more about how Kate supports her local solar market here.