Meet the Team
Jeff Haydock, President & CEO
Education: B.A., Dual Finance and Economics
Jeff founded ecoCFO in May 2013 to provide CFO services exclusively to energy and environmental companies and projects. As acting CFO for client companies, Jeff oversees all aspects of financial management, and integrates into the existing management team to contribute on topics related to finance, accounting, operations and strategic planning.
Jeff handles financial reporting to management teams, boards, investors, lenders and other stakeholders. He routinely participates in contract negotiations, budgeting and cash flow forecasting, capital raising, business plan review, financial modeling, and planning and analysis. He also runs the Return on Solar asset management program by ecoCFO.
In the past, Jeff has built and managed a solar design and installation business; financed, operated and maintained solar assets; worked in corporate finance and accounting for a water and wastewater treatment contractor; and co-founded a water treatment technology business.
He has also volunteered in organizations such as Cleantech Open, Environmental Business Council of New England and the New Hampshire Sustainable Energy Association. Additionally, Jeff has been published in Inc., Harvard Business Review, and several other publications.
Johnathan Snider, Financial Services Analyst
Education: J.D. candidate, Business and Financial Services, Suffolk University Law
B.A., Dual Economics and Communication, Keene State College
As a Financial Services Analyst, John assists ecoCFO clients in corporate finance, accounting, and compliance. He is also active in the Return on Solar asset management program.
Through his finance and accounting work, John supports billing, AP management, expense control, financial planning and analysis, financial reporting, payroll and benefits, annual budgeting, and day-to-day bookkeeping. John also supports contract review, due diligence and compliance with policies, procedures and controls.
As the lead analyst for ecoCFO’s Return on Solar asset management program, John tracks and monitors the entire client portfolio of solar projects, while administering tracking of client SREC portfolios, assisting in RFPs, and producing generation reports for invoicing. He also processes compliance reports for state agencies, utilities and RPS programs.
In his spare time, John is an avid surfer, loves coffee, and is a voracious reader.
Amy Lyons, CPA, Financial Services Controller
Education: B.A., Accounting, Boston College Carroll School of Management
As a Financial Services Controller, Amy is the day-to-day finance and accounting lead for ecoCFO clients. She is responsible for billing and AR, AP, payroll, financial and management reporting, budget reviews, and month-end close, among many other items. Additionally, she oversees bookkeeping, and works in tandem with HR, banking, insurance and other partners or professional service providers.
Amy has over 20 years of experience, having started her career in public accounting where she was responsible for auditing, reviewing and preparing financial statements for clients in a wide variety of industries. During this time, she earned her CPA certification.
She then held various roles at United Asset Management, a public company, where she was responsible for the preparation of external consolidated reports, including 10K and 10Q filings.
Most recently, Amy spent 8 years as a Financial Operations Manager, providing controller services and leading an experienced accounting team for an outsourced accounting and bookkeeping firm.
Amy currently lives in Westwood, MA with her husband and two children and enjoys reading, traveling with her family and volunteering in her community.