Terry Jester is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Silicor Materials. She is a 30-year veteran of the solar industry with extensive leadership experience in the manufacturing and engineering of photovoltaics. She was one of the first female engineers in the solar industry in the late 1970s, and continues to further technical advances in the industry today. Ms. Jester joined Silicor Materials in 2010 following her active involvement in the company as entrepreneur in residence at Hudson Clean Energy. She has managed large solar operations and held engineering positions for SoloPower, SunPower, SolarWorld, Siemens, Arco and Shell. Ms. Jester holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from California State University Northridge.