Jonah F. Messinger
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jonah is a junior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign pursuing a Bachelor of Science in engineering physics, a Master of Engineering in energy systems, and a minor in the Hoeft Technology and Management program. Jonah has published peer-reviewed research on perovskite solar cell characterization at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. He is the president of SolHomes Inc. and a researcher in the Braun Research Group at the Beckman Institute. Jonah has worked at the Solar Energy Industries Association and Gigawatt Global, a utility-scale solar developer. He is a NextEra Energy Resources Fellow and serves on the Illinois Sustainability Council. In his free time, Jonah enjoys sports and the great outdoors.