Senior Director, PACE
Jonathan Kevles is the Senior Director of Renewable Funding’s Residential PACE program, covering the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to joining Renewable Funding, Jonathan worked in San Francisco at AECOM as a Sustainability Economist, at Sierra Club as the Research Team Leader for its national Beyond Coal Campaign, and in the Clinton Climate Initiative’s International Building Retrofit Program. In Colorado, he was at Rocky Mountain Institute as a Sustainable Cities Fellow. In Los Angeles, Jonathan Served as Deputy Mayor for Economic Development under Los Angeles Mayor Jim Hahn, Regional Administrator for the City’s Redevelopment Agency, and on a variety of city, state assembly, and congressional races in LA County. Jonathan received his undergraduate degree in Comparative Literature from Princeton University, and both his MBA and MA in Urban Planning from UCLA. Jonathan was born and raised in Pasadena, and has been living in the Bay Area since 2007.