Meet the Team

 

 
Patrick Bradley – Associate SEM Coach    Stillwater’s generalist, developing models and supporting energy management   Patrick develops and maintains energy models. He also supports energy champions, energy teams, and executive sponsors participating in SEM. Patrick holds an M.S. in Environmental Policy from the University of Michigan, and a B.S. in Environmental Science from Drake University.  Specialties: Live music fanatic and enthusiastic runner

Patrick Bradley – Associate SEM Coach

Stillwater’s generalist, developing models and supporting energy management

Patrick develops and maintains energy models. He also supports energy champions, energy teams, and executive sponsors participating in SEM. Patrick holds an M.S. in Environmental Policy from the University of Michigan, and a B.S. in Environmental Science from Drake University.

Specialties: Live music fanatic and enthusiastic runner

 
Romana Cohen - Energy Coach    Stillwater's facilitator guru, engaging customers to make energy a priority   Romana has over ten years of experience in organizational change management. Romana currently manages workshops and roundtables for Puget Sound Energy's UrbanSmart Bellevue project as well as delivery for the Energy Trust of Oregon. She holds an M.B.A from Presidio School of Management and B.A in Anthropology from Colorado College.  Specialties: Random brainstorming and soccer heckling.

Romana Cohen - Energy Coach

Stillwater's facilitator guru, engaging customers to make energy a priority

Romana has over ten years of experience in organizational change management. Romana currently manages workshops and roundtables for Puget Sound Energy's UrbanSmart Bellevue project as well as delivery for the Energy Trust of Oregon. She holds an M.B.A from Presidio School of Management and B.A in Anthropology from Colorado College.

Specialties: Random brainstorming and soccer heckling.

 
Athena Edison-Lahm - Associate SEM Engineer    Stillwater’s bridge-builder between technical and organizational content   Athena develops SEM curriculum, facilitates workshops and creates energy models. Her studies include an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering From PSU, graduate studies in Energy Management and Energy Engineering in Lisbon, Portugal, and a graduate certificate in Sustainable Business from ESADE in Barcelona, Spain.  Specialties: Dance instructor and pun connoisseur.

Athena Edison-Lahm - Associate SEM Engineer

Stillwater’s bridge-builder between technical and organizational content

Athena develops SEM curriculum, facilitates workshops and creates energy models. Her studies include an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering From PSU, graduate studies in Energy Management and Energy Engineering in Lisbon, Portugal, and a graduate certificate in Sustainable Business from ESADE in Barcelona, Spain.

Specialties: Dance instructor and pun connoisseur.

Chad Gilless - Principal    Stillwater's strategy lead, charting the company's course   Chad directs Stillwater’s efforts to integrate energy into commercial and industrial (C&I) business practices. His experience is in organizational facilitation and coaching and has over 15 years of experience as a consultant and project manager. He's led numerous SEM programs and projects to deploy organizational management. Chad holds a B.A. in Management Information Systems from University of Houston.  Specialties: Avid coffee drinker, white board and sticky note fanatic.

Chad Gilless - Principal

Stillwater's strategy lead, charting the company's course

Chad directs Stillwater’s efforts to integrate energy into commercial and industrial (C&I) business practices. His experience is in organizational facilitation and coaching and has over 15 years of experience as a consultant and project manager. He's led numerous SEM programs and projects to deploy organizational management. Chad holds a B.A. in Management Information Systems from University of Houston.

Specialties: Avid coffee drinker, white board and sticky note fanatic.

 
Anne Joiner - SEM Engineer    Stillwater’s energy modeling lead and technical expert   Anne has over eight years of experience in energy engineering and program management with industrial energy efficiency programs in California. Anne is currently supporting our delivery of SEM programs across the Northwest, Colorado, and in British Columbia. Anne holds a Master of Engineering in Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis and a B.S. in Physics from Davidson College, and is currently pursuing her M.B.A from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.  Specialties: Hiking enthusiast, fanatic podcast listener.

Anne Joiner - SEM Engineer

Stillwater’s energy modeling lead and technical expert

Anne has over eight years of experience in energy engineering and program management with industrial energy efficiency programs in California. Anne is currently supporting our delivery of SEM programs across the Northwest, Colorado, and in British Columbia. Anne holds a Master of Engineering in Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis and a B.S. in Physics from Davidson College, and is currently pursuing her M.B.A from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.

Specialties: Hiking enthusiast, fanatic podcast listener.

Genevieve London - Energy Coach    Stillwater's organizational lead, specialty in change management and engagement   Genevieve develops SEM curriculum and tools. She assists in SEM coaching and facilitation through onsite support at major utility customer workshops. Genevieve holds an M.B.A from Portland State University and B.A. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Colorado.  Specialties: Style consultant and office merchandiser.

Genevieve London - Energy Coach

Stillwater's organizational lead, specialty in change management and engagement

Genevieve develops SEM curriculum and tools. She assists in SEM coaching and facilitation through onsite support at major utility customer workshops. Genevieve holds an M.B.A from Portland State University and B.A. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of Colorado.

Specialties: Style consultant and office merchandiser.

 
Rory Schmick - Associate Principal    Stillwater's client operations lead, ensuring successful SEM delivery   Rory has over fifteen years of experience in program and energy management, including several years spent as an executive energy program sponsor at a major food processing manufacturer. There, Rory supported SEM implementation through the development and coaching of energy champions. Rory holds a B.A. in Geography from University of Colorado.  Specialties: By the minute music and news reporter, foodie with attitude.

Rory Schmick - Associate Principal

Stillwater's client operations lead, ensuring successful SEM delivery

Rory has over fifteen years of experience in program and energy management, including several years spent as an executive energy program sponsor at a major food processing manufacturer. There, Rory supported SEM implementation through the development and coaching of energy champions. Rory holds a B.A. in Geography from University of Colorado.

Specialties: By the minute music and news reporter, foodie with attitude.

 
John Silkey - Energy Coach    Stillwater’s system thinker and process improvement lead   John brings expertise in strategic planning, organizational change management as well as program design and implementation. He has over 10 years of experience as a consultant and project manager leading multiple SEM and sustainability programs both in the U.S. and abroad. John holds an M.Sc. in Strategic Leadership Towards Sustainability from BTH in Sweden, and a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College.  Specialties: Creative writer, framework collector, and unabashed wine snob.

John Silkey - Energy Coach

Stillwater’s system thinker and process improvement lead

John brings expertise in strategic planning, organizational change management as well as program design and implementation. He has over 10 years of experience as a consultant and project manager leading multiple SEM and sustainability programs both in the U.S. and abroad. John holds an M.Sc. in Strategic Leadership Towards Sustainability from BTH in Sweden, and a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College.

Specialties: Creative writer, framework collector, and unabashed wine snob.

 
Sam Walker - Energy Coach    Stillwater's technical lead, savings opportunity sleuth   Sam has over ten years of experience in energy engineering and energy management, including several years as a public utility energy engineer and program manager. Sam has worked in the SEM space for the last 10 years, including Bonneville Power Administration’s Industrial Program and Energy Trust of Oregon’s Commercial and Industrial Programs. Sam is currently delivering SEM engagements in British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon. Sam holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University.  Specialties: Office white water rafting guide, snack enthusiast.

Sam Walker - Energy Coach

Stillwater's technical lead, savings opportunity sleuth

Sam has over ten years of experience in energy engineering and energy management, including several years as a public utility energy engineer and program manager. Sam has worked in the SEM space for the last 10 years, including Bonneville Power Administration’s Industrial Program and Energy Trust of Oregon’s Commercial and Industrial Programs. Sam is currently delivering SEM engagements in British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon. Sam holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University.

Specialties: Office white water rafting guide, snack enthusiast.