Leadership

Taking charge of the electric vehicle revolution demands a team of uniquely talented individuals. We’re working in concert to cover the nation with a vast, accessible, and environmentally responsible EV charging network.

Glen Stancil, Chief Operating Officer

Glen Stancil

Chief Operating Officer

Glen Stancil is responsible for EVgo’s market entry strategy, product development, and new service offerings. During his nine years with NRG and Reliant Energy, Stancil has held various performance management roles including mass marketing, strategic planning, and business development. Prior to NRG and Reliant, Stancil was Vice President of product marketing for two start-up technology companies in wireless data communications and GPS avionics. Stancil’s background also includes professional services positions in energy, technology strategy, and system design with McKinsey & Company and Andersen Consulting, as well as product marketing, design, and development roles with Seagull Technology and IBM. Stancil holds an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from Stanford University.

Terry O’Day, Vice President, Product Strategy and Market Development

Terry O’Day

Vice President, Product Strategy and Market Development

Terry O’Day is responsible for developing and leading EVgo’s product strategy and market development. 

O’Day began his career in electric vehicle charging infrastructure with Edison International. He went on to co-found EV Rental Cars, which was the first rental company in the United States to offer only environmental vehicles, such as hybrid, natural gas, and electric cars serving fifteen airports in six states and more than 500,000 customers, with over 700 cars.

When O’Day was first elected as Council member for the City of Santa Monica in November 2010, he led the City’s General Plan: successfully reducing the 25-year projected per capita greenhouse gas emissions from California land use by 31 percent. His other community contributions include the Waterkeeper Alliance, Coro Southern California; The USC Center for Sustainable Cities, Environmental Entrepreneurs and as the Board Chair of the Coalition for Clean Air. He holds an MBA from The UCLA Anderson School of Management and a BA with honors in Public Policy at Stanford University, with a thesis addressing public finance and demand management of electricity.

Jason Buckland, Vice President, Site Development

Jason Buckland

Vice President, Site Development

Jason Buckland leads market strategy, construction, sales, and client management at EVgo. Having a passion for business with an environmental focus, he has spent the last fourteen years in the energy sector concentrating on start-up efforts and smart-grid technology. Buckland joined NRG’s Green Mountain Energy in 2001, where he held various roles in sales management in both residential and commercial services. Prior to returning to NRG, Buckland worked at EnerNOC in business development specializing in critical load and utility customers. In his free time, Buckland enjoys traveling, snowboarding, and spending time with his family. He holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Texas at Dallas.

Rob Barrosa, Vice President OEM Strategy & Business Development

Rob Barrosa

Vice President OEM Strategy & Business Development

Rob Barrossa joined NRG EVgo in July of 2013 to lead the group’s business development efforts. Prior to joining, Barrossa was with AeroVironment Inc. (AV), where he held several roles in product development, engineering, program management, and business development. While there, he helped start the EV Solutions group that provided charging products and services for the latest generation of electric vehicles. He was primarily responsible for leading the business and product development of AV’s charging products and services. There he worked closely with automakers and infrastructure companies to develop the right set of solutions for their business needs. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Loyola Marymount University and an MBA from the University of California Irvine.

Jeff Schoonover, Director, IT

Jeff Schoonover

Director, IT

Jeff is responsible for leading the company’s Information Technology (IT) strategy in support of its electric vehicle charging network infrastructure and business operations. He has over 19 years of IT experience with 14 years in the energy industry. He previously held IT leadership and management positions at NRG Home / Reliant, leading the design, development and support of multiple technology platforms in support of both wholesale and retail operations. Most recently, Jeff served as Senior Manager at NRG Energy supporting retail marketing and operations and represented IT on Reliant’s Smart Energy program. Prior to beginning his IT career, Jeff served nearly five years with the U.S. Navy as part of the Naval Security Group supporting Pacific Fleet operations. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Houston.