The proven competence of Vanguard’s leadership team stems from decades of construction,
engineering and project management expertise in the renewable energy market.

  • Nelson Ferreira
    Nelson FerreiraChairman
  • Chris Johnson
    Chris JohnsonPresident/CEO
  • Alexis Capozzi
    Alexis CapozziVice President of Construction Management
  • Peter Osowski
    Peter OsowskiVice President of Technical Business Development
  • Oscar Vera
    Oscar VeraVice President of Preconstruction
  • Alex Rivera
    Alex RiveraVice President of Solar Originations and Development
  • Brahadeesh Murali, P.E
    Brahadeesh Murali, P.EManager, PV Performance and Engineering
  • Emily Cabel
    Emily CabelBusiness Operations Manager
  • Sam Perrotta
    Sam PerrottaController
  • Luke Harris
    Luke HarrisManager, Estimating


Utility Scale solar projects and portfolios benefit from partnering with a strong Engineering, Procurement,
Construction (EPC) contractor. Vanguard has put together a best-in-class Utility Team dedicated to servicing our
Utility Scale (10MW+) customers. With over 100 years combined experience
you can rest assured your project is in the right hands.

  • Brad Kogan
    Brad KoganProject Executive
  • Penny Folino
    Penny FolinoManager of Business Development for Utility-Scale
  • Craig Mazurowski
    Craig MazurowskiProject Manager
  • Richard Benjamin
    Richard BenjaminSuperintendent, Commissioning
  • Mike Noble
    Mike NobleSuperintendent QA/QC
  • John D’Oliver
    John D’OliverSenior Program Manager