JON HARROD

After receiving a degree in Biology from Harvard University, Jon earned a PhD from UNC Chapel Hill in Landscape Ecology. Following years of conducting ecological research, he realized using his scientific background to improve building efficiency would be the most...

ELISABETH HARROD

Elisabeth graduated from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor’s Degree Early Childhood Education. She was the director of education at-a-hands on inquiry based science center. Elisabeth spent a decade in the classroom and 15 years homeschooling. Essentially, she is...

MARIA RIDER

Maria is Snug Planet’s secret weapon for cutting through NYSERDA’s red tape. She utilizes her organizational skills and meticulousness honed from her Masters in Elementary Education, Bachelor’s in Math, and years of teaching and homeschooling to help people navigate...

MYRON GLADLE

Myron can build, fix, grow, install, and operate anything… he is truly a master of all trades. Raised in DeRuyter, NY, he grew up dairy farming and developed an affinity for the environment at a young age. So he studied Environmental Science, became a...

SARAH COX

Sarah received a degree in Environmental Science from Ithaca College and fell in love with Ithaca and energy conservation.  She has been trained and certified as a Building Analyst through the Building Performance Institute and was also trained and certified as a Home...

WAILIN PHYO

Born in Burma, Wailin came to the US when he was 16.  His first stop was Iowa, but that only lasted 3 months because in Ithaca, he found a strong Asian community and the BOCES carpentry program.  He has studied European masonry techniques in the Netherlands, speaks...