Standard Solar, Inc., a leader in the full-service development, installation and financing of solar electric systems for commercial, government and residential customers, today announced Rick Berube has been named vice president of operations. Mr. Berube will be responsible for Standard Solar’s Renewable Energy Hub (REH) strategy and will oversee all aspects of the company’s operations and procurement.
“Rick is a great addition to the Standard Solar team,” said Standard Solar President Scott Wiater. “His extensive background in supply chain operations, procurement, contracting and program management will be an enormous asset as we continue to grow our operations.”
Prior to joining Standard Solar, Mr. Berube worked at Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, where he managed all aspects of a more than $200 million annual budget in support of the Navy’s Trident II (D5) Fleet Ballistic Missile Program. Before that, he taught military science and leadership development at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. He also served as an aviation officer in the United States Army.
Mr. Berube earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from Boston College’s Carroll School of Management.