Mr. Von Otnott serves as President of Clean Terra, Inc., a Clean Technology Development Company with offices in Little Rock, AR, Atlanta, GA and New Orleans, LA. Troy recently served as President and Founder of South Coast Solar, the largest and most successful solar energy company in the Southeast.
He launched the company with two business associates and a small amount of capital but within two years, strategically grew the company into a 35-person firm that has received extensive recognition as the best solar integration company in its class. He positioned the company to become a qualified government contractor and subsequently the company has received contracts with the U.S. Army, the U.S. Navy, Federal Prison Industries and the Shaw Group.
Von Otnott, a U.S. Army Veteran who specialized in both Finance and Nuclear/Biological/Chemical projects, has over ten years of experience in real estate development consulting for several of the largest developers in the Southeast. The diversity of his real estate experience has resulted in his participation in numerous real estate development projects throughout the country. In 2008, Mr. Von Otnott served as the Executive Director of the New Orleans based First Bank and Trust Community Development Corporation. He currently serves as a technical advisor to MWH, the City of New Orleans’ Engineering Consultants an is a Board Member of Louisiana CleanTech and the LSU Ag Center’s Advisory Committee.