Our Team

Fourth Wave EnergyFounders & Leadership Team

Fourth Wave Energy was founded by a group of dedicated professionals with broad and deep experience across alternative energy industries.

The team includes business leaders, engineers, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, project managers, and sales directors. These individuals are experienced in many aspects of cleantech including municipal energy, efficient building systems, solar PV, storage, LED lighting, semiconductors, and public policy.

Meet the Team

Brent Mosbarger

Co-Founder, Chief of Commercial Operations

  • Professional Engineer, Master Electrician (CA, WY, NE), Project Manager
  • Chevron Energy Solutions, Johnson Controls, ENGIE, developed dozens of large-scale solar PV and guaranteed energy-saving facility improvement projects
  • San Diego State University, Electrical Engineering
Alex Parrillo

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer

  • Business advisor, climate advocate, sustainability expert, public speaker
  • Developed statewide clean energy programs
  • Chevron Energy Solutions, OpTerra Energy Services
  • Accredited LEED Green Buildings
  • Colby College, University of Denver – Masters in Environmental Policy and Management
Joseph Isaacs

Chief Executive Officer

  • 15 years public market experience included 2 exits and a merger
  • 10 years M&A, finance, and restructuring experience
  • 7 years public company marketing experience
Jeff Bulkin

Chief Financial Officer

  • CFO and financial partner for 20 years with DMG Corporation
  • Founder, CFO, Director with Inflight Warning Systems
  • CFO for Sporting Clubs of America for 6 years
  • Finance and accounting degree from SUNY Binghamton, Licensed CPA California State
Babu Jain

Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer

  • Silicon Valley electrical engineer, entrepreneur, angel investor, and founder of multiple solar companies with three solar patents
  • General Manager of Venture Fund Corp., a Seattle based early stage fund focusing on alternative energy and technology
  • Entrepreneur in Residence at the U of Washington advising startups
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science in India, MBA from SUNY Buffalo
Norbert Klebl

Co-Founder, Chief Development Officer

  • Expert in green building and community development
  • Built Geos Neighborhood from concept to the greenest net-zero community in the U.S.
  • 13 years at McKinsey & Company
  • Masters of Engineering degree at Austrian School of Mines and MBA from Columbia Business School
Michael Brothers

Director of Business Development

  • Officer/director of a Florida-based solar company, managed public ownership and commercial installation of solar systems to condominium communities.
  • Business advisor to startup companies in solar/alternative energy industries.
  • Consultant to a Dallas-based solar marketing and installation company.
  • Texas Christian University, honorary degree from Baylor University’s School of business.
John Balbach

Director of Strategy & Government Relations

  • 15-year career as a climate solutions executive scaling startup companies, investment funds and international foundations.
  • Managing Partner/COO of the Cleantech Group, facilitated financings of over $1.8 billion for advanced energy companies and projects.
  • Founding Managing Director of CleanPath Ventures, a revolving $50 million mezzanine utility solar project fund.
  • University of Vermont, George Washington University School of International Affairs
Katie Parrillo

Director of Landscape Design

  • Licensed Landscape Architect
  • Landscape design project manager, planned community developments, commercial projects
  • Expert in low water-use, water harvesting, native plants, and xeriscape
  • Masters in Landscape Architecture from U of Arizona
  • Consilium Design, Landscape TechnologyGroup
Clark Cogan

Director of Solar Product Systems

  • SunEdison, Fronius International
  • Designed and launched solution for solar installers to monitor inverter operations over cellular service
  • Developed residential solar management portal
  • BS degree in Business Management & Information Technology from George Mason University