Our Mission

In-Charge Energy is electrifying transportation fleets to improve public and planetary health, quality of life, and equitable economic opportunities for all.

Board of Directors


Greg Callman
Board of Directors
Macquarie

Greg Callman is the Global Head, Energy Technology & Solutions, Senior Managing Director at Macquarie Group. Greg Callman led the global business development and market entry at Tesla Energy, establishing Tesla’s energy storage business in Australia and New Zealand. Callman also developed Tesla’s Supercharger program in North America and Europe. Before joining Tesla, he served at the U.S. Department of Energy, ARPA-E, where he focused on commercializing advanced battery technology.

Callman's background includes entrepreneurial ventures, corporate development, and advisory work in emerging markets. He studied chemistry at the University of Virginia, and energy policy at Johns Hopkins, SAIS. He is based in Palo Alto, California.

Mr. Callman's Global Energy Technology team invests in companies and infrastructure across a range of areas, including electrification, distributed energy and energy storage. One of the first investors in the Series A Funding for In-Charge Energy, Greg Callman also sits on the In-Charge Energy's Board of Directors.


Tracy Price
Board of Directors
Qmerit



Tracy K. Price is the founder and driving force behind QMerit. A serial entrepreneur with three successful exits, his vision to incorporate technology and process standards has resulted in growth and success at every company he has led. As a testament to this, he received the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Orange County) in 2008, and his vision and dedication to quality and technology was recognized by Microsoft, which awarded the company its top customer honor, the Overall Customer Achievement Award in 2009, and the Pinnacle Excellence Award for Technology Evangelism in 2007. With Mr. Price as President and CEO of the new venture, QMerit was formed to bring this industry-changing technology platform to a broader set of global markets.


Bob Stojanovic
Board of Directors
ABB



Bob started his career at ABB in 1999, and assumed the role of Director of EVI North America in 2017.    In this role Bob is the local product group manager for EV Charging Infrastructure, which includes responsibly for manufacturing of EV Charging equipment in North America as well as Sales and Marketing of EV Chargers in the USA. 

Prior to the EV Charging role, from 2015 to 2017 Bob was responsible for Microgrids in North America for ABB.  This role was part of ABB’s Corporate Business Development efforts across all ABB divisions and business units. 

Today, Bob holds a role on the Board of Directors with In-Charge Energy, having greatly contributed to the initial success of In-Charge's launching strategy.

Decades of EV Experience

The veteran In-Charge Energy team has over 50 years of experience in the
 EV industry including Tesla, BMW, ABM, NRG Energy, EVGo,
Electrify America and Innogy e-Mobility.

In-Charge Team


Cameron Funk
Chief Executive Officer
In-Charge Energy, Inc

 


Cameron founded In-Charge Energy with over 32 years of experience in Energy Efficiency, EV Charging Infrastructure development and EV Solutions for OEM Auto Makers across the US, Canada, Latin America and Europe. Previously, Cameron was CEO of innogy e-Mobility US, a division of the German energy company Innogy SE. There, he participated in acquiring the leading U.S. electric vehicle fast charging hardware company and a customer-facing software application with over 700,000 regular users.

Cameron previously owned an EV and Electrical Services Company that was acquired by The LINC Group and then acquired by ABM in 2010. He was responsible for establishing the EV Charging business at ABM Delivering Global Infrastructure Services at scale.

Cameron has an Electrical Engineering and Robotics, Controls background and has led many strategic partnerships with OEM Vehicle Manufacturers, Fleet Providers and Government Agencies.


Terry O'Day
Chief Operating Officer
In-Charge Energy, Inc.

 

Terry cofounded In-Charge Energy in 2019.

Previously, Terry led North American strategy for innogy e-Mobility US, a division of the $40 billion per year German energy company. There, he participated in acquiring the leading U.S. electric vehicle fast charging hardware company and a customer-facing software application with over 700,000 regular users.

Terry also led the Market Development and the Western United States for EVgo, the nation’s largest public fast charging company for electric vehicles (EVs), taking that company from its first public fast charging installation in 2011 to more than 1,000 chargers nationwide and overseeing an investment program of over $140 million. He led partnerships with major automakers, energy companies and state governments, including a $122.5 million agreement with the California Public Utilities Commission.

He has served as Mayor Pro Tempore for the City of Santa Monica for over a decade and has served in community leadership positions across California and Mexico; including Waterkeeper Alliance, Coro Southern California; The USC Center for Sustainable Cities, Environmental Entrepreneurs, Coalition for Clean Air, and the Metropolitan Water District. He has an MBA from The UCLA Anderson School of Management and BA with honors from Stanford University, with a behavioral economics thesis addressing national savings policy using lessons from energy conservation policies.


Krishna Vanka
Chief Product Officer
In-Charge Energy, Inc

Krishna Vanka has extensive expertise in Logistics, Location Intelligence, and building Startups. Recently, Krishna was selected as one of the “Most Influential Business Leaders” in the Orange County Business Journal - two years in a row (2019 & 2020 - OC500 annual publication) for his contributions in building MyShoperoo. Under Krishna's leadership, MyShoperoo is ranked the No. 6 most fundable startup in the U.S., amongst 3500 and featured in Entrepreneur magazine in Dec 2019.

Prior to his own venture, Vanka was an early employee and executive at Telogis Inc., (SaaS leader in Fleet management) for 7+ years, where he built and managed various Product teams, including the one that built the world’s fastest and first cloud based route optimization engine. RouteCloud is used by some of the nation’s largest fleets today, a key development that led to the company’s 2016 sale to Verizon for a reported $950+ million.


Cliff Fietzek
Chief Technology Officer
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Cliff Fietzek is the Chief Technology Officer for In-Charge Energy, Inc. In this role, he is responsible for all technology aspects of InCharge, which includes all electric vehicle charging solutions, the future oriented fleet and commercial charging network platform In-Control as well as all the validation and interoperability activities in the Richmond, VA facility.

Previously, Cliff held the position as Sr. Director of Technology for Electrify America, LLC. In this role, he was responsible for all charging hardware, battery storage, the backend IoT platform as well as all other technology deployments and the validation efforts to ensure interoperability with all electric vehicle manufacturers in the US market.

Prior to Electrify America, Cliff held the position as Manager of connected e-mobility at BMW of North America, where he was responsible for all engineering aspects around the BMW i Program, including vehicle development and validation, public infrastructure, smart charging and battery second life.


Van Wilkins
Senior Vice President Operations
In-Charge Energy, Inc

 

A career path in Facilities Services, Electrical Construction and Critical Power Services has taken Van across Canada, USA, UK, Central and South America. He also had a parallel path of PC programming and repair which dovetailed into Petroleum system controls for vehicle fleet fueling systems, then later Data Center development. Over the past four years, they have been rapidly deploying EV Charging systems. The challenges of parking, ADA compliance, growth, High Power DC chargers, Energy Storage and monetizing EV charging provide opportunities for our ABM team to help customers improve their Electric Vehicle environment.

The previous 15 years have been spent in Electrical Asset Management and Data Center Development. The projects have ranged from High-Density deployments, Hot Aisle Containment Systems, Chilled Water, Glycol and DX cooling systems.

Specialties: Condition monitoring, power systems maintenance, power system reliability improvements, Exertherm, Petroleum delivery system controls, Data Center Critical Power systems improvements, Facility Maintenance, NFPA-70E consulting, Arc Flash mitigation techniques and Healthcare Power Systems. EV Charging systems. CCS, Chademo, J1772, Level 2, DC 24kW to 500kW. 


William Maurer
Vice President Energy
In-Charge Energy, Inc

 

Mr. Maurer has over 24 years of experience in the Energy Industry where he has held various and increasing levels of management and responsibility, and has been involved with over $900M in Energy Saving Programs to clients. He is a recognized leader in the industry by his co-workers and competition alike. He is involved with leadership positions in multiple industry related organizations – NAESCO (Board Member), BOMA, ASHRAE (Former Treasurer) and Energy Services Coalition. Mr. Maurer has been involved in multiple speaking engagements at industry/ market events and The White House. Mr. Maurer is also involved with and holds leadership positions within 2 Cancer Fund Organizations. 


Obrie Hostetter
Vice President Programs
In-Charge Energy, Inc



With over a decade of EV industry experience, Obrie Hostetter is an industry leader who has created and launched user-centered charging systems and programs for consumers and fleets. Her experience includes: the planning and build out of mass-scale EV infrastructure networks, EV software and interoperability market development, microgrid go-to-market planning, and government affairs. 

She has a deep understanding of both the electric vehicle and power generation industries and is passionate about bringing disruptive products to market. Obrie has held positions in private and public organizations including: NRG Energy, Faraday Future, Hubject and CPUC.

Obrie holds an MBA in Sustainable Management from Presidio Graduate School and was an NRG Presidential Fellow.


Paul Glenney
Executive Director Customer Success
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Paul Glenney possesses over two decades of cleantech business experience with a focus on strategy, marketing & sales, product development, and the adoption of technology solutions. He has been a key member of two start-ups as well as a late-stage company that went public (IPO).

He is an expert in the development of new businesses and markets in clean technologies. A leader in driving P&L improvements by reinvigorating maturing product lines through innovation. Expertise in the expansion and adoption of disruptive technologies that enable business growth in a sustainable manner.

Paul Glenney delivers brand assimilations resulting from mergers and acquisitions: Siemens to Royal Dutch/Shell (solar) and Teledyne to Allegheny-Teledyne (electronics). His technology solutions have targeted the following markets: aerospace, automotive, cleantech, commercial, consumer, defense, electronics, industrial, and instrumentation.


Serge Ahranovich
Director Software
In-Charge Energy, Inc

Serge has over 15 years of experience leading software development, technical operations, systems engineering, and architecture. 

He began his career as a software developer in 2001 and has acquired strong skills in designing and developing high-load platform infrastructures and paradigms for distributed processing in the telematics business.
 

Serge has an MSc in Computer Science and recently graduated with a degree in Data Science and AI.


Kent Ellis
Senior Manager Program Sales
In-Charge Energy, Inc



With 20+ years of experience in the EV space, Kent Ellis holds the esteemed position of Sr. Manager Program Sales within the In-Charge team, bringing award-winning sales and product expertise in electric vehicle Ultra-Fast, DC Fast Chargers and AC Level 2 charging stations, installation at the commercial fleet, automotive OEMs and their dealerships, ride share operators, facility owners and municipalities.


Todd Singh
Project Manager
In-Charge Energy, Inc




Todd Singh is an Operations Manager with over 35-years of experience in the construction industry. Adaptability, commitment, strong customer service, and excellent follow-through are traits that have enabled him to become a valued team player. A strong work ethic and excellent organizational and communication skills allow him to accomplish multiple responsibilities and projects while maintaining a professional attitude.


Katie Lopez
Service Manager
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Katie Lopez is an experienced National Service Manager with close to ten years in the EV Charging industry. Her expertise includes service, maintenance, and station manufacture needs. From her dispatching role, Katie understands what it takes to get the job done from the field to customer interface, quickly and efficiently.
 
Katie thrives on building strong work relationships, both internally and externally. Her reputation as a professional partner with multiple EV Charging manufacturers and station owners is well known in the industry.


Sean Gossard
Field Operations Lead
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Sean has over 20 years of experience in the Electrical Service industry. Over 15 years management experience.
 Specializing in Critical Power Systems and electrical system maintenance. NETA II certified, Level 3 Infrared certified, OSHA 30 certified, NFPA 70E trained.


Vytas Maldutis
Senior Accountant
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Vytas Maldutis is the In-Charge Energy Accountant.


Kristine Do-Vu
Business Analyst
In-Charge Energy, Inc



A budding Business Development Analyst and graduate from University of California, Los Angeles with a degree in Economics and Global Studies. Kristine leverages her strengths in data visualization, team-building, management and data analytics to aid the In-Charge Energy team in rendering a greener and brighter future.


Chase Johns
Account Executive
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Graduate of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo with a B.A. in Philosophy, Technology and Ethics. Sales and business development professional with experience in the on premise software and cloud computing space. Excited about how technological innovation can drive successful adoption of EVs. Avid music fan that also enjoys surfing, traveling, and LA’s diverse food scene.
 


Sierra Salazar
Service Coordinator
In-Charge Energy, Inc

 

With 9 years of customer service experience and over 4 years performing laboratory diagnostics and testing in the medical setting, Sierra coordinates sales efforts for In-Charge Energy, adding to the team’s flawless execution of putting electric vehicles on the map.


Cherice Lopez
Service Coordinator
In-Charge Energy, Inc



Cherice Lopez has a history of 10 years in the EV Charging industry. She has worked in many fields ranging from Purchasing, Administration, Contracts, Installation Network, and Marketing all while developing skills to help contribute when needs arise. Her work ethic, continuous yearning to learn, organizational skills and demonstrated talent for developing and managing multiple projects and programs have enabled her to grow in this industry.

Cherice is a team player and a valuable asset who sees the importance in building strong relationships with everyone she interacts with. She has a get the job done no matter what mentality, a strong drive, a positive attitude and enjoys taking on new challenges.

Dave Bakke
Senior Field Support Technician
In-Charge Energy, Inc




Dave Bakke has been in the electrical industry for over 40 years and is a certified electrician. He has worked on every aspect of electrical installations He enjoys the challenges that every new product brings to the market.

Nicolas Salazar
Operations Support
In-Charge Energy, Inc




Nicolas has a diverse background with over 7 years of experience in the construction industry. He specialized in custom metal fabrication. In addition, he worked in Customer Service as well as EV Sales.


Rachel Sacks
Executive Assistant
In-Charge Energy, Inc

Rachel has provided support as an Executive Assistant and Office Manager for over 10 years. She has a diverse background from working in several different industries such as fashion, real estate, and public relations. She thrives in fast-paced environments and is thrilled to be a part of the In-Charge Energy team.