REC Solar takes pride in the quality of our work and the talent of our people. The leadership team’s unmatched expertise in energy, construction and business generates value for our customers and all our team members.
Senior Leadership Team
Matthew Walz brings 25 years of business experience to the role of Chief Executive Officer for REC Solar.
As VP of Commercial Solar for Duke Energy Renewables, Matt’s recent efforts have focused on marketing renewable solutions to Fortune 500 customers, leading Duke Energy’s commitment to buy $150–$250MM in distributed assets developed by REC Solar, serving on the REC Solar board of directors, and managing Duke Energy Renewables’ commodity risk (e.g., Renewable Energy Credits).
Matt’s prior experience in Duke Energy includes leading a competitive retail electric supplier, managing wholesale energy commodity risk, and assessing energy market trends. Before Duke Energy, Matt spent 10 years in management consulting focused on planning and delivering large improvement projects for Fortune 500 clients. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from Miami University and an MBA in Finance from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.
Dan Alcombright is the SVP of Operations for REC Solar, overseeing the planning, construction, service and operation of solar energy projects.
Before joining REC Solar, Dan was Vice President of Operations at SunEdison, a renewable energy project developer. Previously, Dan served as President and Chief Executive Officer of SOLON Corporation, overseeing the company’s growth into an early leader in utility-scale and commercial photovoltaic projects.
A licensed professional engineer (PE), Dan holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, in addition to an MBA from the University of Saint Thomas.