• 93a Steele Rd Peterborough NH
Ted Stiles

Ted Stiles

Summary

energetic educator with 25 years experience in a wide variety of 10 different organizations

Work History

Work History

adjunct faculty member

2013 - Present
The Harris Center, Hancock NH

designed and implemented a STEM-based experiential education unit for local 9th graders to learn heat transfer through building science and by doing an actual energy audit and report

energy auditor

2013 - Present
Yankee Thermal Imaging (YTI), Rochester, NH

performed 3-4 comprehensive residential and commercial energy audits per week for both retail customers and through HPwES utility rebate program, educated clients,  sold and managed projects, and did final QC inspections and reporting for customer and utility companies; developed and assisted in marketing efforts and business development projects

energy auditor, educator, solar crew member

2009 - Present
Plymouth Area Renewable Energy (PAREI), Plymouth, NH 

performed residential and commercial energy audits, many through the Better Buildings program; presented free "Button Up NH" energy conservation educational programs in various towns in NH; contributed to installation of over 25 residentail and commercial solar thermal and PV energy projects

proprietor

Jan 2012 - Mar 2013
TRS Energy Solutions, LLC

created and managed all aspects of energy audit and implemenation business

teacher, tutor, Student Activities Director, coach, dorm parent

1997 - 2012
New Hampton School, New Hampton, NH

organized and led weekend trips and events for 320 boarding and day students; Academic Support Program and English teacher/tutor; dorm parent; study hall proctor; yoga club sponsor; established canoe and kayak team, led outdoor adventure/ rock climbing team; Risk Management/Safety, Pro. Development Committee member; Husky Green Council (founding member); Sophomore Cooperative Learning Expedition trip leader; led installation of 3 solar thermal energy systems; assisted Sustainability Coordinator, helped coordinate Earth Day celebrations/ workshops; Sports Plus' summer camp's Adventure Week Director;  voted“ Teacher of the Year” by colleagues in 2000.

river guide

Mar 1997 - Aug 1997
Rivers, Inc, Fayetteville, WV

whitewater raft guide/safety kayaker on Class 5 New River 

teacher, tutor, coach, dorm parent, trip leader

1994 - 1996
Forman School, Litchfield, CT

Language Arts tutor; Outdoor Leadership and Skills instructor; photography and English teacher; dorm head; co-trip leader: Costa Rica Research Expedition, 100-Mile Wilderness Backpacking and Old Factory River (N. Quebec) canoeing expeditions

manager/co-owner

May 1994 - Oct 1994
Custard Hut, Beach Haven, NJ

supervised all aspects of family's busy ice cream parlour and eatery

teacher, tutor, dorm parent, coach

1992 - 1994
Kildonan School (for dyslexic students), Amenia, NY

 US history/global studies teacher; tutor using Orton-Gilligham method; dorm head; girls basketball, intramurals, and mountain biking coach

Writing Center tutor (school year), Summer Institute Rec. Director (summer)

1991 - 1994
West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, WV

assisted college students with writing assignments; organized recreation trips/activities for high schoolers taking college course at college during summer

Education

Education

grades 5-12 social studies  teaching certificate, graduate coursework

1990 - 1992
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

B.S, general social science major, biology minor, geography concentration

1986 - 1990
James Madison University

helped start first recycling program at JMU, led trips for Outing Club

Wind River Mountaineering, Semester in Kenya; recommended for Instructor’s Course after both

1988 - 1999
National Outdoor Leadership School

miscellaneous trainings, etc

BPI certified energy auditor; ACI NE Home Performance Conferences, Deep Energy Retrofit workshops, NHSEA Conferences; High Angle Rescue Course; AMGA Single Pitch Instructor course; Wilderness First Responder; Eagle Scout;  member: Residential Energy Performance Association; Steering Committee member: Monadnock Energy Resources Initiative (MERI) 

references and supporting documents/portfolio elements available upon request