Katharine Beisner is passionate about developing innovative products based on market intelligence, working closely with development, sales, and marketing to build superior applications that exceed customer expectations. Katharine is an agile software product manager with experience in marketing, strategic planning, and business development.
Katharine's domain expertise is in solar, storage, and demand side management technologies. At SunPower and Incenergy, Katharine initiated and launched IOT applications supporting solar energy production, energy monitoring and thermostat management working in both the residential and commercial market.
Katharine earned a B.S. in electrical engineering with a minor in mathematics. She began her career in semiconductor at Motorola. From there Katharine pivoted to a focus on software development and quality for enterprise and web applications. At Incenergy, Katharine was the product and quality leader for an IOT start-up managing thermostats and other devices for the small commercial market. Most recently Katharine managed SunPower's solar monitoring and energy management applications for commercial and residential solar customers. Katharine has served a an expert mentor for DOE and NREL industry events and a public speaker in various Cleantech conferences.