Lisa delsante


Lisa Delsante joined REC Solar in July of 2016 as Senior Vice President, General Counsel.  Lisa has been practicing law for over 18 years and is a skilled general counsel and compliance officer with substantial experience in the energy industry.   

Prior to joining REC Solar, Lisa spent 4 years at NRG Energy, Inc. where she was General Counsel at NRG Home Solar, managing the legal operations for its subsidiary focused on small commercial, community and residential-scale solar, as well as Assistant General Counsel at NRG’s retail energy subsidiary.  Lisa also worked at Direct Energy for 7 years where she managed the North American legal operations for its C&I retail energy group.  Lisa began her career as an associate in the New York office of Hunton & Williams LLP on the Corporate & Securities team. 

Lisa is President and co-founder of Children of the Sahara Foundation (  She holds a JD from the Elizabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, an MA from New York University and a BA from the University at Albany. 


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