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Eugene Smotkin

Eugene Smotkin

Founder

Dr. Smotkin, a resident of Puerto Rico, is a Chemistry Professor at Northeastern University in Boston, the CEO/co-founder of NuVant Systems and the founder of the Technology and Education Center for Renewable Energy (TECRE) in San Juan. He is an affiliate faculty in the Northeastern Department of Chemical Engineering and teaches a core elective in the Energy Systems MS degree program at Northeastern.

Linda Smotkin

Linda Smotkin

Corporate Secretary and Treasury

Linda earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Communications from University of Texas at Austin in 1983. She served as the marketing director for Hispanic Publishing Corporation from 1994 to 1999. Linda has thirty years of finance and operations experience in managing small businesses.

Craig Blassingame

Craig Blassingame

Business Development

Craig, a resident of Puerto Rico, has 35 years of experience as a healthcare administrator. He has extensive experience in new business development, community development, public relations, fund development, brand marketing, and Government relations. Craig holds an MS degree in management and operations from Cornerstone University, Michigan.

Jonathan Doan

Jonathan Doan

Senior Engineer

Jonathan has extensive experience in energy storage and conversion field, including batteries, fuel cells, and solar grids. He has a PhD in Chemistry from Northeastern University.

Sankaranarayanan Venkatakrishnan

Sankaranarayanan Venkatakrishnan

Energy Systems Engineer

Sanka, a graduate with master’s in Energy Systems from Northeastern University, has experience in designing and evaluating solar PV micro-grid projects with battery storage.

Kyra Perz

Kyra Perz

Director of Corporate Responsibility Activities

Kyra holds a BS in Chemistry from Northeastern University and brings experience in web development, fundraising, and technical support.