Sam Enfield

Sam Enfield, Board of Directors

Sam Enfield
Managing Member
Windline Development LLC

Sam Enfield is Managing Member of Windline Development, LLC.  Through Windline, Sam provides wind energy development services, with particular concentrations on regulatory and environmental issues.  Previously, Sam served for seven years as Investment Director at MAP Royalty, Inc. (MAP) based in Palo Alto, California, supporting MAP’s investment activities related to wind energy development.  Prior to joining MAP, between 2000 and 2008, Sam successfully developed several wind energy projects in the Mid-Atlantic region under the banners of Atlantic Renewable Energy Corporation, PPM Energy, and Iberdrola Renewables, managing site acquisition, project design and permitting, and other regulatory activities. He has been involved in commercial wind power development since 1992, in numerous regions of the United States.  During the 1970s and 1980s, Sam worked in Washington, D. C. as a legislative staffer in the United States Senate, a renewable energy lobbyist, and a national renewable energy trade association executive.  Sam is serving in his seventh year on the Board of Directors of the American Wind Energy Association, having served one as its President.  He also currently serves as Co-Chair of AWEA’s Siting Committee.  He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University and a Master’s degree from the Yale School of Management.