Doug has worked more than 30 years in the electrical and lighting field in a variety of roles, including: lighting designer, electrical estimator, utility lighting specialist, journeyman electrician and lighting controls manager. He is currently a program manager for the Energy Trust of Oregon lighting programs. In 2013, Doug began working with medicinal cannabis grow operations providing options on energy efficient grow lighting technologies in Oregon. Once Cannabis became legal for recreation, he worked closely with energy efficient grow light manufacturers and growers learning the market. He has experienced a variety of methodologies and has been to over 100 grow operations with front line experience on market transformation of grow light technology and methodologies. He co-designed the standards for the Energy Trust of Oregon Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) incentive program.