Rockville, Md. – Standard Solar, a leading commercial and community solar developer and asset owner, today announced the promotion of Megan Byrn and Jeri Lawson to key leadership roles within the company.

Byrn, formerly Director of Development Operations, has been appointed Vice President of Business Development. At the same time, Lawson, previously the Director of Human Resources, has assumed the role of Vice President of Human Resources.

Advancing Byrn and Lawson underscores the company’s dedication to fostering its employees’ professional growth and development. Furthermore, this decision exemplifies the company’s unwavering commitment to enhancing diversity within its executive team, creating an inclusive and dynamic leadership group that mirrors the organization’s core values.

“We are thrilled to announce these well-deserved promotions,” said Scott Wiater, President and CEO, Standard Solar. “Their exceptional contributions and dedication to our company have been instrumental in our continued growth and success. Megan and Jeri’s leadership will undoubtedly play a crucial role as we navigate our expansion plans to become the most successful Distributed Generation company in the U.S.”

Byrn’s promotion to Vice President of Business Development is a testament to her outstanding contributions to Standard Solar’s success. In her previous role, Byrn played an instrumental role in overseeing the company’s development operations. Now, as Vice President of Business Development, she will take on an even more strategic position, guiding Standard Solar through its ambitious expansion plans across the United States. Byrn’s expertise will be critical to incorporating strategic new projects into the company’s expanding portfolio, ultimately bringing clean energy to customers and further advancing the U.S.’ transition towards sustainable and renewable energy sources.

Lawson’s promotion to Vice President of Human Resources recognizes her unwavering dedication to nurturing Standard Solar’s unique workplace culture and her role in driving the company’s recruitment and training initiatives. Lawson will continue to lead the charge in ensuring that Standard Solar maintains the reputation of having the most exceptional work environment in the solar business, attracts and retains top talent and fosters professional development among its workforce.

About Standard Solar
Standard Solar is powering the nation’s energy transformation – channeling its project development capabilities, financial strength and technical expertise to deliver the benefits of solar and solar + storage to businesses and institutions, farms, governments, communities, and utilities. Building on 20 years of sustainable growth and in-house and tax equity investment capital, Standard Solar is a national leader in developing, funding and long-term ownership and operation of commercial and community solar assets. Recognized as an established financial partner with immediate, deep resources, the company owns and operates more than 350 megawatts of solar across the United States. Based in Rockville, Maryland, Standard Solar is a portfolio company of Brookfield, one of the world’s largest owners and operators of renewable power and climate transition assets. Learn more at, LinkedIn and on X (formerly known as Twitter): @StandardSolar.

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Leah Wilkinson
Wilkinson + Associates for Standard Solar