Meet the PowerBridgeNY Team

Sara Jayanthi

Sara Jayanthi is the Marketing and Partnerships Manager at PowerBridgeNY.

Sara Jayanthi is responsible for all recruiting and marketing activities for PowerBridgeNY, and for growing the program’s partner relationships. Previously, Sara worked for the Northeast Clean Energy Council, leading their efforts to grow the cleantech innovation sector in New York State. Prior to NECEC, Sara Jayanthi worked as NYSERDA outreach consultant at Solar One, where she helped New York City companies and property owners understand and apply for NYSERDA’s incentive programs. At Solar One, she also conceived and ran Clean Energy Connections, an initiative in collaboration with NYC ACRE to foster NYC’s cleantech sector. Prior to Solar One, Sara worked at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) in the Renewable Energy Generation Division, where she administered grant programs that sparked the development of renewable energy technologies, green schools, and green affordable housing. Sara Jayanthi is also an Adjunct Faculty member of NYU’s Center for Global Affairs, where she is the developer of the Advanced Diploma for Clean Energy, and teaches the Diploma’s Clean Energy Capstone course.

The PowerBridge NY Team

Jim Aloise
Executive Director

Julia Byrd
Assistant Director

Lilly Belanger

Lilly Belanger
Program Coordinator

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