Kirk Lignell holds a Master of Science in Engineering and an MBA from the University of Michigan. His experience spans research and development, product development, business development and corporate strategy culminating in over 20 years of executive leadership experience including President, COO, and CEO roles. He has worked in automotive and white goods, but his career focus has been in sustainability fields including alternative energy and recycling/resource management industries. Kirk enjoys the challenges of technology development and innovation, and corporate strategy. At Trucent, Kirk and his team are responsible for corporate marketing and strategic development.