Thomas Pickering

SR. Program Director-Energy Efficiency 


Tom is SBC’s Program Director for Energy Efficiency. He brings over a decade experience in California’s maturing energy efficiency industry, with experience in both the implementation and regulation of energy efficiency programs at one of the state’s largest implementation firms and with the CPUC’s Energy Data and Reporting Team. Throughout his career he has focused on using technology and a people first approach to solve business and environmental challenges. Prior to joining SBC, Tom owned/operated a software and management consulting firm specializing in developing technology for public sector agencies and non-profit organizations.  

Personal Highlights

 His experience with the Sierra Nevada goes back to his college years taking day trips to explore hidden gems in the central and northern Sierra Nevada. He holds a B.A. in Environmental Economics from the Santa Cruz campus of the University of California and is excited to be working for an organization focused on a region that provides so much for so many.