Preston Reichert is the Director, Construction at ConnectGen. He leads the project execution and construction of ConnectGen’s wind, solar and energy storage project.
Preston is a certified project management professional with over two decades of experience in the renewable energy industry. He has been involved in the engineering, pre-construction and/or construction of over thirty wind projects and five solar projects totaling over 4 GWs. He has proven leadership capabilities coordinating and managing pre-construction and construction activities on projects throughout the United States as well as Brazil, Bulgaria and Mexico.
Prior to joining ConnectGen, Preston served as Project Director for Pattern Energy where he oversaw the construction of two large solar projects in central Mexico, one wind project in Baja Mexico and Pattern’s first solar project in the US; and as Director of Pre-Construction for Renewable Energy Systems (RES) Americas. He also worked at AES and SeaWest WindPower during his time in the renewable energy industry. Preston holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.