Steve Melink is founder and CEO of Melink Corporation, a pioneer and leader in clean energy since 1987. Its clients include Walmart, Target, McDonald’s, Starbucks, Marriott, Hilton, Publix, Whole Foods, P&G, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, US Veterans Administration, and the US Army and Navy. Melink’s headquarters consists of two Net-Zero Energy office buildings, and a growing fleet of electric cars. Steve is a national expert and speaker on sustainability, clean energy, and zero-energy buildings. He earned a BS degree in mechanical engineering from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from Duke University. Steve is an avid reader of U.S. history, leadership, and all things sustainability. Steve and his wife, Mary Frances, have four children.