Alfonso Guevara Chota graduated as a dentist from the San Luis Gonzaga University of Ica (Peru). He has extensive experience in public management in sanitation, health and environment. This led Alfonso to be elected mayor of the District of Napo, Maynas Province, in the Loreto Region, for the period 2003 - 2006. In 2015 he was re-elected as district mayor of Napo, a position he will hold until 2018. Alfonso has a strong interest in bringing the benefits of renewable energy to his constituents, many of whom live in isolated rural locations.