Jamie Staples is the Head of Retail Energy Partnership at Google. His work with energy partners focuses on leveraging Google hardware & energy services to drive customer engagement. Prior to Google, Jamie spent several years at Opower where he led efficiency, demand response, and customer engagement programs with energy providers across the western and central US. Prior to Opower, he worked as a consultant for early stage cleantech companies and served in the U.S. Peace Corps in Guatemala. Jamie earned his BA in International Politics & Economics from Middlebury College.