Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association
Development Director - Craig Ernst
Craig Ernst rejoined OSEIA in September 2013 after taking a break from the solar industry to explore development work in other industries. Most recently Craig served as the Development Director for the Northwest Sportfishing Industry Association.
Craig spent nearly two years working for OSEIA in the past, as the communications director, filling a variety of roles. During that time, he learned how vital it is be be a versatile, team player when working for a small non-profit.
His experience with other industry associations besides the solar industry has shown him how important advocacy and other services are to their members.
In addition, Craig works as the volunteer Development Director for the Surfrider Foundation, Portland Chapter.
Craig received his B.S. in Marketing from the Pennsylvania State University.