Charles Newcomb is the Director of Technical Strategy for Endurance Wind Power. He is an internationally recognized engineering expert in distributed wind energy systems. Newcomb’s experience in advancing renewable energy technologies was developed over more than a decade spent at the Department of Energy’s National Wind Technology Center. At NREL, Newcomb managed the Department of Energy’s Wind for Schools Program and its Wind and Water Power Deployment group. His industry experience included serving as managing director for Entegrity Wind Systems, where he managed project development, fleet operations and project technical guidance. As Chief Technology Officer at NexGen Energy Partners, he lead the technical team and worked closely with suppliers, as well as customers to ensure optimal performance of NexGen’s renewable energy systems.