Neha Misra is the Co-Founder & Chief Collaboration Officer of Solar Sister. Misra is a global champion for improving sustainable energy access through innovative gender inclusive approaches that recognize and advance women’s critical role as clean energy entrepreneurs, educators, trainers, managers and consumers. In 2017, she was named a Presidential Leadership Scholar, a partnership between the presidential centers of George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson for leaders committed to solving society’s greatest challenges. She is also a winner of 2016 Bethesda Magazine Green Award. Misra is also a Spring 2016 Fellow for the Coaching Fellowship which recognizes extraordinary women leaders globally. In 2015, she climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, to raise awareness about Solar Sister’s mission. She holds a Master of Business Economics Degree from the University of Delhi and a Bachelor of Science degree (honor) Physics degree from St. Stephens College, India. She has a certificate in design of solar energy systems from Solar Energy International in Colorado. When not advancing women’s role in clean tech, she is a poet and a contemporary visual folk artist.