Solar on Multifamily Affordable Housing


SOMAH Advisory Council

Ensuring community voices and interests remain at the center of the SOMAH program

Through the advisory council, key stakeholders will contribute to program development and implementation, monitor the progress of the program and provide advice to ensure that the SOMAH program maximizes benefits to low-income housing tenants and disadvantaged communities. We congratulate the following individuals, who garnered unanimous support from an independent selection committee:​


  • Andrea Barnier, Senior Asset Management Specialist, Self-Help Enterprises

  • Agustin Cabrera, Senior Community Organizer, Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy

  • Allen Hernandez, Executive Director, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice

  • Andres Ramirez, Policy Director, Pacoima Beautiful

  • Lauren Randall, Director of Public Policy & Market Development, Sunrun

  • Cynthia Strathman, Executive Director, Strategic Actions for a Just Economy

  • JB Tengco, West Coast Director, BlueGreen Alliance

  • Sochiata Vutthy, Senior Asset Manager, Community Housing Works

  • Kenneth Wells, CEO & Founder, O&M Solar Services​


Notes on future proceedings will be posted to SOMAH’s website each quarter.

Meeting notes

Advisory Council Bylaws

SOMAH advisory council