Jan Pepper is the CEO of Peninsula Clean Energy, the community choice electricity provider for all of the twenty cities and the unincorporated county in San Mateo County. Jan has over 30 years of energy and utility experience, with a focus on renewable energy contracting and financing. She formerly worked at Silicon Valley Power (SVP), the municipal utility serving the City of Santa Clara and was the founder of four energy-related start-up companies, including APX and Clean Power Markets. At APX, she developed and pioneered the first use of renewable energy credits, which are now the standard currency for trading and tracking renewable power. At Clean Power Markets, her company designed and implemented the successful Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC) program for the State of New Jersey. Jan was elected to the city council of Los Altos in 2012 and re-elected in 2016, and served as Mayor from December 2014 to December 2015. She earned a BS in civil engineering and an MBA, both from Stanford University. Jan is a registered professional engineer in California.