Dr. Mike Kennedy
Founder & CEO
Dr. Mike Kennedy is a seasoned entrepreneur and research professional. As a management sustainability professional with over 10 years of experience leading complex projects and managing cross-functional teams to design and deliver new solutions to environmental problems. Mike is committed to quality and service excellence with an aptitude for designing and launching new technological implementations, developing highly functioning teams, providing strategic and tactical thinking, and generating operational efficiencies in public and private sector organizations. Mike holds a Senior Fellow/Post Doctoral Fellow position at the University of British Columbia. He holds a BSc. and MSc. in Forestry from the University of New Brunswick and a Ph.D. in Business (Management Information Systems) from the Washington State University.
Michael has a proven track record of making big ideas come to life. For over 14 years he has built and managed multi-discipline teams that delivered large complex industrial projects ahead of schedule and under budget. With responsibility for up to 1,000 people and $1 Billion in capital, his teams were able to overcome the odds and find a way to succeed together. He is excited to join Green Metrics and help make this new team a success as well.
Frank Barcenas has worked in IT for over 30 years and for some of the biggest names in the Telecom Industry(AT&T, U.S. West, MediaOne). He began as a BBS phone-phreak and 2600 Magazine contributor in the 80's and quickly found himself in charge of company datacenter and infrastructure; way before there were any Microsoft or Cisco certifications available. He comes to us as a proven full-stack programmer/infrastructure engineer and has been working with us for several years on various projects. The breadth of his knowledge extends into security, capacity planning, software and cloud architecture.
Lee has proven sales capabilities, taking a startup from zero revenue to a multi-million dollar business. As the Sales Director of a building envelope construction firm Lee successfully spearheaded the establishment and growth of the first-ever commercial division within the company through intensive business development and customer relationship management. Lee's experience in building envelope construction gives him insight into the inefficiencies that are present in buildings today, and in providing the highest value retrofits to improve building performance. Lee is excited to join the Green Metrics team and to continue improving building performance one client at a time.
Lauren is a multi-faceted team member from data visualization, dashboard development, modelling and spatial analysis. Lauren aims to work on solutions and tools to improve and maintain sustainability of the environment, wildlife and human health and promote accessible science through data visualization.
Natasha is working with building data to make energy-saving insights and forecasts. She is focused on machine learning models, data collection and data processing. Natasha has an undergraduate degree in Economics & Math (UBC ’17) and master’s degree in Economics (UBC ’18). Natasha lives in Vancouver, BC.
Murray is a board member and advises on business strategy and connections to the commercial and industrial buildings industries.
Kevin provides leadership and management in guiding the efforts of product development and digital marketing. He provides database development, spatial data visualization and management, and automated analysis and data processing techniques. Additionally he focuses on content development and lead capture techniques. He has advised in various environments such as Public Health organizations, academic institutions, and enterprise clients.
Founder, operator, and Board-level executive with core skills in launching companies and shipping new products to market, building teams and revenue through growth stages (seed to Series A). Primary focus on marketplaces (real estate / food), B2B, software enabled business, financial services, e-com and outdoor apparel. Extensive experience in corporate governance and also fundraising (seed / series A). Passionate about growth of individuals, teams, and companies. Lover of the outdoors, adventure, and music.
Amy Taylor is an environmental economist with extensive project and management experience. Amy is Chief Operations Officer at Green Analytics. She has extensive experience on a range of topics including cost-benefit analysis, socio-economic assessments, policy assessments, ecological goods and services valuation, fiscal reform, environmental resource accounting, green jobs, market assessments and sustainability indicators. Amy has led numerous projects and has significant project and staff management experience. She has worked with an array of audiences including government bodies provincially and federally, industry, and non-government organizations.
Green Metrics / RapidPath Technologies
Ryan's mission is to help innovative companies leverage digital opportunities to improve their customer experiences while maximizing revenue. With an approach that combines marketing and management experience with technical know-how and strategic vision, Ryan leads future thinking companies to align and improve digital business operations across the organization.