OUR TEAM

Diane Vrkic
Founder & CEO

San Francisco

Diane founded Waypoint with one desire, transform the way commercial buildings access and use information. She is passionate about building a company that makes a meaningful difference.

Johnathon Fata
Vice President

San Diego

Johnathon oversees the design and implementation of Waypoint’s programs out West, collaborating closely with CRE and utility partners to increase building performance. In a former life, he spent his days working with regulators and utilities to accelerate the adoption of renewables. During the weekend, you’ll usually find him and his dog Colby somewhere in the mountains.

Katie Vrabel
Vice President

Indianapolis

Katie pioneers Waypoint’s delivery and expansion throughout the Midwest and Eastern regions. With over 10 years of experience, she knows the utility and commercial real estate worlds like the back of her hand. Ask her about her finely crafted, go-to karaoke playlist.   

Jennifer Allen
Manager

Chicago

Jenn does whatever it takes to help commercial buildings access financial incentives for energy-saving projects. With 10 years under her belt, she takes a “boots on the ground” approach to optimize the built environment. She’s known for getting extra crafty in her workshop and hosting board game nights with friends.

Carly Burke
Associate

Los Angeles

Carly navigates Waypoint's private- and public-sector partners through barriers to building performance; from hard-to-reach multifamily properties to energy data access and triple net leases. Over the last seven years, she’s helped thousands of building owners, utilities, manufacturers, and government entities decarbonize the building sector. Ask her about her favorite Ken Burn's documentary!

Brian Keller
Senior Analyst

Chicago

Brian uses his engineering background and eye for analytics to help commercial real estate partners translate building performance into energy savings. He has a knack for finding projects that reduce NOI, increase asset value, and align with energy efficiency incentive programs. In his free time, Brian can be found at his neighborhood bar for weekly trivia or cheering on the Chicago Blackhawks.

Victoria Parker
Senior Analyst

Portland

Victoria deploys Waypoint’s new construction program. She aims to identify and deliver energy efficiency incentives to commercial real estate. She strives to create an atmosphere that inspires  customers to commit to sustainability for both cost-effective and environmental reasons. Prior to Waypoint she worked in clean energy and politics in Cape Town, SA and Portland. Ask her about her favorite backpacking trips!

Laura Turner
Analyst

Chicago

Laura facilitates financial incentive programs for energy efficiency projects in existing commercial buildings and new construction projects. Before landing at Waypoint, she earned a degree in Environmental & Urban Studies and worked in corporate sustainability and recruiting. You can usually find her eating around Chicago, testing new recipes in her kitchen, and reading.