Meet the Team

John Arehart is the Director of Project Development for Ohio. John has been a part of the Apex team since 2009. During this time, he has helped develop wind projects across Ohio, as well as other states in the Midwest and Virginia.     

“As a wind farm developer, I always try to work closely with landowners, local officials, and the public to answer questions about a project. I see my role as a facilitator to ensure the perspectives of all stakeholders are considered in project planning.”

CONTACT INFORMATION:

John Arehart
Apex Clean Energy
310 4th St. NE, Ste. 300
Charlottesville, VA 22902

[email protected]

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Jessica Walsh is a Project Developer for Apex Clean Energy and works on other wind and solar projects in New York and Ohio. She started out as an intern for Apex in December of 2017 and was hired on full-time in November of 2018. She is a graduate of the University at Buffalo with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Geoscience. Jessica is eager to work closely with the public to promote renewable energy and community benefits across Ohio. 

Jessica Walsh
Apex Clean Energy
310 4th St. NE, Ste. 300
Charlottesville, VA 22902

[email protected] 

 

 

Dalton Carr is a development manager and and the secondary point of contact for Painter Creek Solar. Dalton has been with Apex since 2015, and has worked to develop wind projects across Ohio, as well as other states in the midwest and mid-Atlantic regions. Dalton takes local relationships seriously - and looks to steer projects in a direction that both he and the host community can be proud of. 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Dalton Carr
Apex Clean Energy
310 4th St. NE, Ste. 300
Charlottesville, VA 22902

[email protected]

Julie Drennen is a public engagement manager for Honey Creek Wind. Julie previously worked for nonprofits in Minnesota, working with energy utilities to promote and improve energy efficiency in homes and businesses. She also has a background in community engagement and outreach, as well as policy advocacy. Julie lives in Minnesota, but was born in Toledo, Ohio and still roots for the Ohio State Buckeyes. 

 

 

Tyler C. Fehrman is the Field Manager for Ohio, and works on public engagement for the Painter Creek project. Tyler's background is in state government and energy policy. He is a life-long resident of Ohio, and grew up in rural Knox County - where he learned the value of hard work and bringing communities together around common interests. 

 

Tyler C. Fehrman
Apex Clean Energy
310 4th St. NE, Ste. 300
Charlottesville, VA 22902

[email protected]