- Board Member, Owner, Summerville Wind & Sun
- Board Members, Distributed Wind 2015, Roadmap Virtual Briefing Panelists, SMART Wind Composites Subgroup Participants, SMART Wind Electrical Subgroup, SMART Wind Launch Speakers, SMART Wind Mechanical Subgroup Participants, SMART Wind Support Structure Subgroup Participants, SMART Wind Support Team, Team DWEA
Brent Summerville PE, principal engineering and president of Summerville Wind & Sun, is a licensed professional engineer in the State of North Carolina (license # 034486) with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University and a Masters in Appropriate Technology from Appalachian State University (ASU). He started his career in renewable energy at ASU by designing, installing, troubleshooting and providing training on solar water, PV, microhydro and distributed wind energy projects. He gained extensive experience testing small wind turbines while serving as the manager of the ASU Small Wind Research & Demonstration Site on Beech Mountain. Mr. Summerville is currently teaching in the Sustainable Technology program at ASU and working as a technical consultant for the Small Wind Certification Council.