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Millard is a leader in engineering and production of advanced technology, including R&D, ship design, shipbuilding, power systems and electronics, and executive management. A retired Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy he supervised specifications, standards, and design for ships, systems, and equipment for acquisition and...

John Ferland joined ORPC in 2008 and has served as President since 2017. He helps oversee the company’s growing team, now numbering 35 employees and soon to expand to 45, working in four countries on three continents. He brings specific expertise to company activities in...

Conor’s main focus at ORPC is the design and optimization of the TidGen® Power System and computational fluid dynamics and finite element analyses for our RivGen® Power System. With a background in the aerospace and marine energy industries, Conor is a graduate of Univ. of...

Denis specializes in electricity distribution and has spent his career at Hydro-Québec where he served as Chef Executive of the utility’s distribution network strategies. There he oversaw all technology areas, serving on advanced metering, electric transportation and network evolution planning steering committees. Denis developed evolution...

Brendan leads ORPC market, business, and project development activities in Europe. He brings 15 years of experience in the marine energy sector with previous roles in academic research institutions, management of R&D funding programs, policy development and consultancy. Brendan was awarded a Ph.D. for his...

Josie provides support to ORPC in all fiscal areas, including accounting, budgeting, strategic planning, forecasting, reporting and grant accounting. She has many years experience working for nonprofit organizations overseeing budget development, audit preparation, and compliance with all federal, state and organizational policies, procedures, laws and...

As Senior Vice President & COO of ORPC, Alexandre helps oversee the company’s growing team, working in four countries on three continents. In addition, he spearheads global operations, strategic partnerships and commercialization efforts. At ORPC Canada, he oversees a development team pursuing new opportunities in Northern Canada to...

Doug, a fourth-generation Alaskan, has been instrumental in developing and implementing business and political strategies for ORPC in Alaska. He brings to the company more than 30 years of experience as a geological engineer, project manager and management consultant, with an expertise in renewable energy...

Abbey leads financial strategy and administrative oversight for ORPC's growing business structure. She brings twelve years of accounting and administrative experience to the position. With ORPC since 2009, Abbey previously served as Director of Business Management and also Business Manager for the company, and has...

Jarlath is responsible for ORPC’s proprietary technology, specializing in mechanical systems, fluid mechanics, and thermodynamics. He comes to ORPC after spending more than 20 years in engineering and project management. His engineering expertise, understanding of technology development, and people management skills make him an invaluable...