Roger Coghlan serves as president of Sun Pirate, Inc., a California Solar Contracting business operating in the North San Francisco Bay Area since 1981. He has installed, troubleshot and repaired thousands of solar systems in his 30 years of experience in the solar contracting industry. He holds a B.A. degree in Environmental Studies and Planning, with a Certificate in Energy Management and Design from Sonoma State University. Roger possesses a California Vocational Education Teaching Credential. He has developed the curriculum and is the instructor for Solar Heating System Design & Installation, and Photovoltaic System Design & Installation on-line courses for the on the job renewable energy industry employee.