Phil Schneider is a system engineer at Creative Energies. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University. He has been certified by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) as a Certified Solar PV Installer. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, he now lives in Lander, Wyoming with his wife Blair, little girl Isabel and baby Sylvia. Phil served as a NOLS instructor and guided backpacking, mountaineering, rock climbing, caving and canyons from Alaska to Chile. He enjoys working on his house, cycling, paragliding and playing ultimate Frisbee.