BALI KUMAR is Chief Operating Officer with Lean & Green Michigan, where he helps develop and deploy energy finance marketplace and develop PACE projects across Michigan. He is a fellow with the Urban Land Institute and has been a fellow with the New Leaders Council and the U.S. Department of State. Previously, Kumar served as the Executive Director of the Wayne County Land Bank Corporation, a public body specializing in restoring blighted properties and returning these properties to productive use. At the Wayne County Land Bank Corporation, he worked on a wide-range of programming, including partnering with state and local entities to enact residential, commercial and industrial redevelopment. Kumar holds a B.A. from Brown University, a M.Sc. from the London School of Economics, and a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.