Jon Carson

March 19, 2019

Jon grew up on a 5th generation dairy farm in Western Wisconsin, where he developed a life-long love of the outdoors. He worked as a land surveyor and at his local rural electric cooperative while earning his civil engineering degree at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. Before founding ...Read More

David Lipowicz

February 25, 2019

David is a Pennsylvania native from the Philadelphia area, and is now leading Trajectory Energy Partners' project development efforts in his home state. Before co-founding Trajectory, David built a successful track record at SolarCity, Tesla, and Enfinity America Corporation.  He was the lead de ...Read More

Megan Strand


Originally from Honolulu, Hawai`i, Megan headed east to the University of Virginia for her undergraduate and law degrees. In between stints in Charlottesville, Megan worked for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye (D-HI) in Washington, DC. Prior to co-founding Trajectory Energy Partners, Megan practiced ...Read More

Josh Bushinsky


Josh was born in Illinois, and a family move to Rochester, New York at age seven kicked off a life of outdoor exploration across the country. Prior to co-founding Trajectory Energy Partners, Josh represented climate technology companies as a lawyer at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati and financ ...Read More

James Svenstrup


James is a Texan turned Chicagoan that has worked in energy development around the world. Prior to joining Trajectory Energy Partners as the first employee he worked at ExxonMobil building large scale energy projects in Houston, Indonesia, Qatar, and throughout Canada. He worked with Innovations ...Read More

Emily Hammermeister

January 15, 2020

Emily grew up and continues to live in Northwest Indiana, right in the backyard of huge refineries, where she gained an initial interest in the environment. She is a recent graduate of Loyola University Chicago, earning a B.S. in Environmental Science, and is interested in the science and social ...Read More

Dustin Elliott

March 23, 2020

Born and raised on a fifth-generation farm in rural northeast Georgia, Dustin grew up wandering through the foothills, forests, and streams across southern Appalachia.  Prior to joining Trajectory as the Director of Legal & Corporate Affairs, he practiced environmental and energy law at Morri ...Read More

Clay Elliott

March 27, 2020

Clay was raised on a farm in rural northeast Georgia, where he developed a fascination with the southern Appalachia and Piedmont landscapes. Clay's interest in the natural environment and the interconnection of environmental conservation, human health, and long-term economic resiliency steered him t ...Read More

Hal Sprague

March 17, 2020

Hal is an environmental lawyer and moved to Illinois from the East Coast in 1993 to work at Abbott Laboratories. After retiring from Abbott in 2007, he worked at the Center for Neighborhood Technology in Chicago as a policy advocate until 2019. In early 2020, Hal joined the Trajectory team and has e ...Read More