Joseph P. Marino (Halki I)
Mr. Joseph Marino has been involved with the alternative energy industry since 1978 and is founder and president of DC Power Systems, Inc., Rohnert Park, California, one of Americaâ€™s largest solar panel and wind power distributors. In addition to efforts to promote alternative energy systems, Joseph is responsible for bringing solar power to Orthodox monasteries and seminaries across North America, from Spruce Island in Alaska to Saint Herman of Alaska monastery in Northern California, Saint Anthonyâ€™s Monastery in the Arizona desert and Saint Vladimir Seminary in New York, among others. Joseph additionally presents the message of alternative energy at conferences and schools, and most recently has conducted training programs for seminarians on solar power installation. He has been instrumental in bringing his own parish â€“ Saint Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church – into ecological awareness in Santa Rosa, California. Joseph is married with three children at his home in Healdsburg, California.