John Moran

John Moran leads the community solar energy platform for Reactivate as Head of Business Development, in its efforts to make impact in underserved areas by acquiring, developing, financing, and operating renewable energy projects that support local communities. John also serves as the Managing Director and Co-Head of Community Solar at Lafayette Square.

Prior to joining Reactivate and Lafayette Square, John was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs in the Renewable Power Group where he helped pioneer the group's Community Solar business. John has worked in the solar and renewables industry since 2006 and has worked on over a 1GW of projects.

Previously, John was a Project Manager at Spower where he was responsible for taking projects from inception, through permitting, construction and financing. Prior to Spower, John held positions at Suntech where he led utility scale sales on the east coast, and EDF where he established their east coast distributed generation business. Before entering the Renewables space in 2006 John was a High School Science Teacher and Coach at Cardinal Hayes High School in the Bronx. John started his career in Private Wealth Management at Morgan Stanley.

John serves on the board of the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Research Team. Originally from New City, NY, John holds a BS from the University of Notre Dame.