Deputy National Programs Director
Marta serves as Vote Solar’s Deputy National Program Director. In this role, she provides learning, systems and support for the bold, equitable, impactful and strategic work of our National Program team. Previously, she served as Vote Solar’s Senior Director in the Interior West, where she led a team to advance legislative and regulatory priorities and meaningful partnership engagement throughout the region.
Marta brings over a decade of expertise in the renewable energy field, with a keen focus on solar and distributed generation. Before joining Vote Solar’s dynamic team, Marta led legislative and regulatory affairs for the Mid-Atlantic region as SolarCity’s Deputy Director of Policy and Electricity Markets. She also served as the Maryland Energy Administration’s Solar Program Manager where she developed and managed multiple statewide grant programs and technical assistance projects spanning rooftop solar, community solar, demand response, microgrids, and storage. Marta also obtained several years of private sector solar project development and finance experience early in her career, providing her deep technical and practical expertise needed to create and expand solar markets.
Marta graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s in Biology and a Specialization in Environmental and Biological Conservation. She also holds a Master of Science in Energy Policy and Climate from Johns Hopkins University.
Contact: Marta@votesolar.org | 804.314.5871 (c)