Sara Rafalson handles business development and strategic partnerships for Sol Systems' SREC business. She also oversees the Sol Systems customer service team, which covers 4,000 customer accounts and nearly 50 MW in capacity. Ms. Rafalson's other responsibilities include the firm's marketing and communications efforts. Ms. Rafalson came to Sol Systems in 2011 after spending three years in sustainability programming at the UNC Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling. She also worked as a New Media Fellow in the Office of the Secretary at the U.S. Department of the Interior and spent a summer advocating for climate and energy policy at the Alaska Center for the Environment. Ms. Rafalson holds a BA in International Studies, Sustainability, and Spanish from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with highest distinction. She is on the leadership team of Women in Solar, a national non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of professional opportunities for women in the solar industry.