Cathleen Monahan is the Senior Program Director for GRID Alternatives – the country’s largest non-profit solar installer. In this role, she oversees the Single-family Affordable Solar Homes (SASH) Program, a $162M rate-payer funded program providing solar rebates to qualifying low-income households in California's Investor Owned Utilities. She also leads policy efforts for GRID Alternatives in California, oversees a third-party ownership model program, and manages a sub-contractor program. Previously, she helped start and direct a new non-profit organization in Panama focused on sustainable tourism. Cathleen completed her undergraduate work at the University of California, Santa Cruz and holds a Master's degree in Environmental Science and Policy from Columbia University.