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As one of the largest energy storage and clean energy generation providers in North America, FirstLight is building a strong leadership team with the experience, passion and energy to be a driving force in our evolution from large clean power independent power producer (IPP) to a company that will design, create and deliver integrated solutions to meet the clean energy needs of tomorrow.

Our dedicated team is working together to advance our mission to accelerate the decarbonization of the electric grid by supporting the operation and integration of FirstLight’s large-scale renewable energy and storage assets to meet the world’s growing clean energy needs by delivering an electric system that is clean, reliable, affordable and equitable.

We are proud to employ 180 and growing employees across North America, including our corporate headquarters in Burlington, MA and our operating offices in PA, Northfield, MA, New Milford, CT and Oshawa, ON.

Justin Trudell

President and CEO

Peter Rider

Chief Commercial Officer

Tom Kaslow

Vice President and Chief Market Policy Officer

Stephen Pike

Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Chris Hurley

Senior Vice President of Finance

John Howard

Senior Vice President of Plant Operations

Marc Mantha, P. Eng.

Vice President and General Manager, Canadian Operations

Len Greene

Vice President of External Affairs

Stephen Somerville

Vice President of Regulatory and Stakeholder Relations, Canada

Peter Gomez

Vice President of Portfolio Management

Matthew Vestal

Head of Corporate Strategy

Mark Sotiropoulos

Head of Cybersecurity and Architecture

Don Nguyen

Senior Director of Origination

Steve Ryan

Director of People and Culture

Andy Brydges

Director of Community Relations

Bryan Diaz

Director of Quantitative Services

Kishan Fatnani

Director of Corporate Development and Finance

Patty Goclowski

Director of HS&E

Nick Hollister

Director of Operations

Michael Dineen, CPA


Kevin Marr

Director of Global Accounting

Tyler Tomlin

Director of Financial Planning and Analysis

Ronald Cariglia

Director of Asset Management

We welcome inquiries from the media, questions about our projects and recreation spaces, and gladly engage curiosity about our mission, vision, and more.

Contact us for media inquires and interview requests.