Kristin Barbato

Kristin Barbato has 25 years in energy and sustainability serving in executive roles spanning utilities, government, private-sector operations, and development. Currently, she is Co-Founder and President of Dynamo Energy Hub, whose mission is to bring together traditional energy companies, climatetech innovators, investors, and policy thought leaders to facilitate the energy transition and shape the future of energy.

She also serves as the CEO of Build Edison, which she founded to help innovative energy solutions get to scaled commercialization faster. In previous roles, she was Vice President of Customer Energy Solutions at the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and NYC’s Deputy Commissioner and Chief Energy Management Officer directing the long-term sustainability plan for the U.S.’s largest municipal energy infrastructure (annual budget of $1.3 billion).