Meade Harris


Meade Harris is Co-Founder of Dynamo Energy Hub. She has nearly two decades’ experience in the energy sector and has done business in 30 countries, giving her a global outlook on business and life.

Meade is also the CEO of The Hawthorn Club, the international network for women in the energy sector. As the club helps to improve gender diversity and place female executives into the C-suite, Meade is at the forefront of the energy transition. Meade has grown The Hawthorn Club to include branches on four continents, sponsored by some of the world’s biggest energy and technology companies – from upstream and downstream, utilities and power, to new and disruptive technologies.

Kristin Barbato


Kristin Barbato is Co-Founder of Dynamo Energy Hub. With 25 years in energy, Kristin has been an executive in utilities, government, and operations. As the Chief Energy Management Officer of NYC, she managed the US’s largest municipal energy operations ($1.3B).

As CEO of Build Edison, she helps early-stage energy companies get to scaled commercialization faster. Also an adjunct professor at Columbia University, her broad network of experts and energy entrepreneurs provide market insights to move strategies to commercial action.

Natalia Sharova

Community Director

Natalia brings communications, event management, and member relations expertise to the Dynamo team. With six years of experience in the energy field, Natalia has worked in a variety of roles from carbon capture policy analysis and advocacy to managing multi-state advocacy campaigns for one of the largest trade associations in the US. Natalia drives Dynamo’s marketing strategy, delivers monthly thought leadership events, and serves as a relationship manager for Dynamo members.