MEET THE ADVISORS
Name Dylan King
Hometown Windham, ME
Fun Fact Dylan won first place in a fake male beauty contest in high school.
Dylan is a University of Vermont graduate with a degree in Environmental Science focused on Ecological Design and Green Building. After graduation, he stayed busy for one more year in the wonderful state of Vermont selling outdoor gear and skiing as much as humanly possible. The prospect of putting his education to good use brought him to Colorado in 2015 where he began working for the Center for ReSource Conservation on various water conservation programs.
Nowadays, you'll be able to find him running around with his dog, Hank; or with his committed group of friends skiing any day they aren't working.
Name Nate Zirlen
Hometown Chester, Connecticut
Fun Fact Nate studied abroad and lived with a Danish family for 5 months in 2015 to study Sustainability in Northern Europe.
Nate is a recent graduate from the University of Colorado, Boulder with a Bachelors of Arts in Environmental Studies focusing on Renewable and Sustainable Energy and a Minor in Business with a focus in entrepreneurship. His passion for the climate, outdoors activities, and traveling has inspired him to work in an industry that promotes the wellbeing of our environment. He has experience with a non-profit, a growing startup in Denver and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
When Nate is not working you can find him enjoying his time with friends in the outdoors camping, hiking or playing sports.
Name Kelsey Lawrence
Hometown Martinez, CA
Fun Fact Kelsey has dual citizenship in the United States and Canada.
A graduate from the University of Colorado, Kelsey has transitioned into the Boulder working-lifestyle at CLEAResult quite happily. With Bachelor degrees in both Physics and Chemistry as well as an Energy Certificate, she brings a wide-range of technical knowledge and a passion for sustainability to the Energy Advisor position.
Although born in Northern California, Kelsey has been in Colorado for 15 years and feels lucky to call this mountain state her home. She spends her free time with the multitude of immediate and extended family members she has in the Front Range as well as making sure to get out and enjoy Colorado as much as possible.
Name Paola Alonso Trejo
Hometown Puebla, Mexico
Fun Fact Paola has lived in the UK, Greece and Bulgaria.
Paola earned her Masters degree in Energy Systems from the International Hellenic University (IHU) in Thessaloniki, Greece. Paola came to Boulder from Puebla, Mexico and is fluent in both Spanish and English. While working in Mexico City she worked on analyzing both atmospheric emissions and waste water. After she moved to Boulder, she did Latino outreach for the EnergySmart service and produced a TV series for Univision to educate Latinos on the subject of Energy.
Paola loves to experience new cultures and lifestyles. In her free time, she enjoys traveling both internationally and domestically. While in Boulder, she can be found hiking on the local trails and in the parks surrounding the city. Her family is very important to her and she cherishes the time she spends cooking with her husband, unwinding and unplugging from busy everyday life.
Name Phoebe Judge
Hometown Reno, NV
Fun Fact Phoebe spent her summers in college leading trail rides by horseback in beautiful Lake Tahoe wilderness.
After graduating from the University of Nevada, Reno with a degree in Natural Resource and Environmental Economics, Phoebe jumped into an exciting and diverse range of work that allowed her to engage with local leaders, home owners and small business owners on the benefits of clean energy and energy efficiency.
Phoebe left the Sierras for the Rockies in 2015 in pursuit of a new adventure. In her spare time she rotates though a jumble of hobbies including pottery, ultimate frisbee and backpacking.
Name Rachael Bramblett
Hometown Florence, SC
Fun Fact Came in second place on Fear Factor Live
A graduate from Appalachian State University’s department of Technology and Environmental Design, Rachael holds bachelor’s degree in Appropriate Technology. After graduation she spent two years serving in AmeriCorps in Montana and Tennessee. While in Montana she worked with the National Center for Appropriate Technology and NorthWestern Energy weatherizing homes and educating residents on the subjects of renewable energy and energy efficiency. She spent her time in Tennessee working with the City of Knoxville’s Solid Waste office promoting and educating residents on recycling and other waste diversion efforts.
Rachael loves to travel, having lived in 5 different states and visited Peru, Israel and Canada. When she’s not spending time enjoying the outdoors, Rachael can be found spending time with animals. She’s the proud owner of a black cat named Tesla and loves to spend her time volunteering at the Humane Society.