Board of Directors
William P. Jordan
Co-Founder, The Let’s Share the Sun Foundation
William Jordan is the Founder of Jordan Energy & Food Enterprises, LLC. He has written a monthly column in PVNews about solar in the Poorest Parts of the World. Prior to starting Jordan Energy & Food Enterprises, he served as Special Assistant to the New York State Commissioner of Agriculture & Markets from 2002 – 2007. Mr. Jordan received a mid-career Master of Professional Studies degree at Cornell University in Applied Economics (2002). He worked over six years to improve Chilean agricultural profitability. Mr. Jordan has also worked for five years in the building materials industry, to improve marketing and sales efforts for the largest roofing companies in the United States. Mr. Jordan is a graduate of Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, MPS (2002); Maryknoll School of Theology, Ossining, New York, MA (1990); and the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana B.A. Government & International Studies and Italian (1985)
Co-Founder, The Let’s Share the Sun Foundation
Nancy Brennan-Jordan is a Family Nurse Practitioner and a Certified Diabetes Educator. She has more than 20 years of diverse nursing experience and has a passion for diabetes education and management. Nancy received her Masters in Nursing from Columbia University School of Nursing and her BSN from the College of Mt St Vincent. Her 1985 undergraduate degree in Economics is from the University of Notre Dame. Nancy served as the Director of the Defy Diabetes $564,808 Grant at Seton Health in Troy, NY from 2008-2010 and is presently working as a Nurse Practitioner at the St Peter’s Family Health Center in Albany, NY. Having worked in Chile for 6 years training community health workers, Nancy is fluent in Spanish and is committed to providing quality, empowering, and sustainable solar installations through the Let’s Share the Sun Foundation.
Bradford B. Couri
Managing Principal, Chicago Fundamental Investment Partners, LLC
Mr. Couri is one of the two Managing Principals of CFIP. Mr. Couri has over 20 years of experience as a portfolio manager in credit and related markets. From 1999 through 2004, Mr. Couri was a Managing Director at Citadel Investment Group, LLC where in 1999 he founded Citadel’s Distressed and Fundamental Credit Group. While at Citadel, he was responsible for Citadel’s multi-billion dollar fundamental credit portfolios. Mr. Couri was a member of Citadel’s firm-wide Portfolio Management Committee and a recipient of the 2003 Citadel Leadership Award. Prior to Citadel, Mr. Couri was the founder and Portfolio Manager of the Distressed Investment Group at Bank of Montreal from 1996 through 1999. From 1988 through 1996, Mr. Couri held various positions at First Chicago Corporation culminating in the role of Assistant Portfolio Manager of the Distressed Investment Group. Mr. Couri earned a J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law (with honors) after graduating with honors from the University of Notre Dame.
Program Manager for the Master of Nonprofit Administration Program, University of Notre Dame
Kimberly Brennan currently has served for the last 10 years as the Program Manager for the Master of Nonprofit Administration Program at the University of Notre Dame. In this position she manages recruiting MNA students for the degree program, marketing the MNA program to the external community on a domestic and international basis, and managing relationships with current MNA students and its alumni. Through her work, she has collaborated with the director to develop, promote, and implement a five year strategic plan for the MNA program which includes program curriculum, strategic partnerships, program marketing plans, and student recruitment initiatives. Most recently Kimberly has created two strategic partnerships for the recruitment of students on a national level which are the Peace Corps and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Prior to coming to Notre Dame, Kimberly served in a variety of non-profit health care organizations in administrative capacities. Some of these organizations included the Visiting Nurses Association for 2 years and the National Institute of Health on the research study of ALLHAT for 3 years. Kimberly received her undergraduate degree from the University of Vermont and a Master of Nonprofit Administration from the University of Notre Dame.
Kimberly has served on two local board of directors. The YWCA of St. Joseph County(2006-2011) and Make A Difference Michiana(2007-2009)
Wealth Management Advisor, Spahn Financial
Kevin Spahn is a highly respected Wealth Management Advisor in the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network. He received his Undergraduate Degree from the University of Notre Dame and his Juris Doctor Law Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Kevin lives in Wheaton with his wife Sue, and their four children. He enjoys golfing, spending time with his family and coaching his children’s various team sports.