Who We Are

SME Climate Hub

Who We Are

We’re a Certified B Corporation and Public Benefit Corporation

Amicus and many of our Member companies are Certified B Corporations. “B Corps” are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit entity B Lab as meeting rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. B Corps are leading a global movement of people using business as a force for good.

Learn more about B Corps here and visit our profile here. Amicus is proud to have been recognized by B Lab as “Best for the World” in the environment & governance categories. We are a founding member of the B Corp Climate Collective and recently partnered with the SME Climate Hub, in the effort to reach net zero emissions by 2050.

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Our Ownership Structure

Amicus Solar is a 100% member-owned cooperative. Each member is an equal co-owner and we observe the 7 Cooperative Principles:


  • Voluntary and Open Membership
  • Democratic Member Control
  • Members’ Economic Participation
  • Autonomy and Independence
  • Education, Training, and Information
  • Cooperation among Cooperatives
  • Concern for Community

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Our Core Values

We operate under a foundation of respect for all stakeholders (our members, employees, customers, suppliers, local communities and the environment).

All stakeholders are treated with fairness. No stakeholder receives special treatment over any other.

We openly collaborate and share knowledge to help each other build stronger companies so we can all serve our customers better and grow our positive impact.

We practice open book management and always welcome our members to participate in our decision making.

We seek to understand the perspectives and experiences of each other.

We value all individuals and perspectives.

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Our Team

Ruby Quintana

Director of Vendor Engagement

Myrian Apatiga

Director of Purchasing

Johanna Harrow Cooperative Manager

Johanna Harrow

Cooperative Manager

Stephen Irvin Co-Founder/President/CEO Amicus Solar

Stephen Irvin


Rob Meyers

Director of Member Engagement

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Our Board of Directors

Maria Kingery

Southern Energy Management

Roberta Washburn

Third Sun Solar

Jessica Pitts

Flywheel Development

Chris Koczaja Amicus Solar

Chris Koczaja

LightWave Solar

Kevin Koch

Technicians for Sustainability

Kevin Schulte

GreenSpark Solar

Joe Montoya

Namasté Solar

Amicus Solar Cooperative

Our Mission

Our mission is to support values-driven, independently-owned solar energy companies working every day to create climate justice.