Matt Gilhousen

Chief Development Officer

Matt Gilhousen is a founding member and owner of Tradewind Energy, Inc. His responsibilities include managing all development and procurement aspects of Tradewind’s wind and solar portfolios. Matt has successfully overseen the development of nearly 2 GW of utility scale wind and solar projects all of which are either in construction or operation.

Prior to founding Tradewind, Matt was a professional musician and entrepreneur. A Kansas native, he has strong personal and business ties throughout the Midwest. Matt holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Kansas and currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Lawrence Arts Center, an organization based in Lawrence, Kansas working to promote both arts and science based education throughout the country.