Fun Fact: In 2015 Bailey spent five months in Panama studying tropical ecology and biodiversity conservation.
Bailey is a graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder with a degree in Environmental Studies with a focus on Climate & Energy and Natural Resource Management. She has recently returned from a half year solo backpacking trip through Southeast Asia, where she split time between travel and volunteering. Bailey is excited to be able to put her degree to use and to make a difference for both people and the environment.
In her free time Bailey likes to cook, hike, camp, travel, and spend time with friends in beautiful Colorado.
Fun Fact: There is a chocolate with Brian’s surname as its brand name (sadly, he has no relation to the company’s owner).
Brian has a BA in English. His interest in environmental causes and energy efficiency has directed many of his life choices, which in turn has helped him understand how each individual’s path to these goals is unique. He has dedicated the last three years to helping homeowners learn about their homes, and has lived in Boulder County the past 20 years. He has obtained his Building Professional Institute (BPI) certification to allow him to best help homeowners make wise decisions on improving the comfort and efficiency of their homes.
In his spare time, he enjoys writing and recording music, biking, hiking, and cross-country skiing; and spending time outdoors with his girlfriend and their dog Stevie.
Hometown: Florence, SC
Fun Fact: Rachael 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.