WILLISTON, VT, November 16, 2015
AllEarth Renewables, the award winning Vermont-based solar tracker manufacturer, has announced the hiring of Debra Royce as its Chief Financial Officer.
Royce joins to AllEarth's management team with more than 25 years experience in corporate finance. She will lead the company's finance department, strategic financial initiatives, and IT operations.
Royce, of Williston, comes to the solar manufacturer from Draker, having previously served as CFO for defense contractor Revision Military, as Financial Controller and Tax Manager for Ben & Jerry's, and Assistant Corporate Controller for Blodgett.
An active community leader, she serves on the board of directors for the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce and is the Treasurer for Committee on Temporary Shelter (COTs).
Royce received a Bachelor's of Science in Accounting from Southern New Hampshire University and has her CPA from the State of Vermont.
“We are thrilled to bring Debra's vast experience in corporate finance to our growing manufacturing and development operations. Her work in diverse Vermont businesses, as well as her deep involvement in our business community, will be a great asset to our management team,” said David Blittersdorf, president and CEO of AllEarth Renewables.
"Having spent a career in Vermont's business community from ice cream to high tech eyewear for our troops, I couldn't be more thrilled to be working in the Vermont's solar industry where there is so much opportunity for growth, and so much opportunity to do good for this state," said Royce.
AllEarth Renewables, of Williston, Vt., manufactures the AllEarth Solar Tracker, a dual-axis solar tracker that uses innovative GPS and wireless technology to follow the sun throughout the day, producing up to 45 percent more energy than rooftop solar. The company has manufactured and installed over 3,500 solar tracker systems used for residential and commercial installations nationwide.
AllEarth Renewables is a past Inc. 500 company for fastest growing private companies nationwide and is a three-time “Best Places to Work” in Vermont award winner.