Aaron Smith

Chief Commercial Officer

Principle Power


Aaron Smith serves as Chief Commercial Officer at Principle Power with overall responsibility for Business Development, Strategy, and Public Affairs.

He has been with the company since 2016 and previously served as Vice President, Strategy and Commercial.Prior to joining Principle Power, Aaron was an Economist at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, where he directed a portfolio of work designed to identify high-value R&D opportunities for land-based and offshore wind technologies, providing the U.S. Department of Energy with strategic decision support.

Aaron graduated with honors from the University of Vermont with degrees in economics and political science.