Charles Monk is a founding partner at TerraVerde and is the Executive Vice President of Finance & Development. He leads project financing, distributed energy resource program development and overseas corporate financing, accounting and investor relations. At his previous post as Senior Manager of Structured Finance with Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), Charles was instrumental in securing $200 Million in capital commitments and closed funding for over $166M of project finance capital totaling 20.4MWs of distributed solar generation from industry leading capital suppliers. At TerraVerde, Charles works closely with our clients’ Financial Advisors and Underwriters to help secure the most cost effective financing solutions available for public agency energy projects. Recently, he successfully co-authored a $1.7 Million “innovation challenge” grant proposal to implement a new approach to distributed energy resources program deployment for Community Choice Energy agencies.