Team Members

Kristina Benson

Kristina Benson

Senior Analyst

Kristina rejoins our team to support the Oregon North Coast as energy analyst for the Existing Buildings Program. Her background in commercial real estate planning, economic modeling, and landscape architecture enable her to be a resource for sustainable solutions. She values working with strategic partners to enhance holistic thinking. On the weekend, Kristina can be found earning her amateur botanist badge on the trails; tending to her garden; and going to the beach with her dog Roscoe.

Henry Bartlett

Henry Bartlett

Analyst

Henry utilizes his background in real estate and finance to assist commercial real estate and utility partners in implementing energy efficiency programs to maximize operational excellence. Before joining Waypoint, he earned a degree in Real Estate and Sustainable Business at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business and worked in real estate finance in Chicago. In his free time, he enjoys biking, running, and walking around Lake Michigan and exploring the endless restaurant scene in Chicago.

Stephanie Huang

Stephanie Huang

Analyst

Using her background in Geography and Environmental Engineering, Stephanie is currently involved in programs to aid incentive-based energy efficiency projects within the commercial real estate and industrial sectors. Before Waypoint, she conducted carbon capture and sequestration research with the Department of Energy and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She loves hiking, puzzling, and traveling. One of her bucket list items is to try ethnic food from every country around the world!

Sari Mira

Sari Mira

Senior Engineer

With a background in Renewable and Clean Energy Engineering, Sari has worked in both Energy and Program Management in the Energy Sector. Sari helps Commercial Real Estate businesses operate their building portfolios at optimal conditions to maximize energy efficiency, and minimize waste. Outside of work, Sari enjoys spending time with family and friends, especially outdoors, playing soccer, and attending festivals.

Amy Haddox

Amy Haddox

Associate

Amy deploys our New Construction program in Portland, OR. She works with a variety of decision-makers to ensure the implementation of energy efficient measures, helping them access financial incentives in the region. Prior to joining the Waypoint team, she worked in sustainability programs for government and utility clients across the West Coast and trained as a commercial electrician. Outside of work, she is continually exploring for a new trail, a new beer, or a new adventure!

Dillon Ackerman

Dillon Ackerman

Analyst

Dillon is keen on a cleaner energy future and uses this passion to help further commercial engagement with incentive-based energy efficiency programs. Before joining Waypoint, he earned a Master’s degree in Energy and Environmental Policy. Dillon utilized this expertise to drive community solar participation and consult with the Minnesota Property Assessed Clean Energy program. Outside of work, he can be found bouldering with friends, exploring local breweries, or lounging near one of Minnesota’s gorgeous lakes.

Joe Schmeits

Joe Schmeits

Senior Analyst

Joe works to bring financial incentives to clients in the large office sector for the Existing Building Program. He uses his property and project management background, along with his passion for conservation, to assist clients in the upgrade process. Outside of work Joe loves cooking, playing and listening to music, and traveling with his wife.