Green Festival Speakers
Michael Johnson-Chase is the Director of the Green Career Training Program at http://solar1.org/" target="_blank">Solar One. Responsible for program design and management, partnership development and employer cultivation, Michael built the training program from an idea in 2009 to serving 695 participants in energy efficiency, renewable energy and building operations and maintenance courses in 2011.
A former university professor, Michael is past Chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance and Associate Dean for the Peck School of Fine Arts at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. Michael has worked extensively at premier cultural and academic institutions all across the globe. In 2004, Michael shifted to a new career in renewable energy and energy efficiency by training in solar system installation at