UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR DEVELOPMENT LEAD
Cullen Morris hails from the software industry and has years of project management experience. For the past five years he has worked building a deep pipeline of utility scale solar projects in multiple states. As Vice President of Development for Strata Solar in North Carolina, Mr. Morris was responsible for a pipeline of over 150 projects, more than 600 MW of which have been built to date. He and his team were highly efficient at shepherding projects from origination to shovel-ready status. In his current role as Principal at Cooperative Solar, he has continued to provide high quality solar projects to partners and clients. He has a thorough understanding of the utility scale solar market and what it takes to succeed in the space. Mr. Morris has a computer science degree from Virginia Tech and a Masters in Energy Management from Duke University. He serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association and is an instructor for the North Carolina Energy Technology Center’s Certificate in Renewable Energy Management program.