Larry Bradford has a B.S. degree from Auburn University in Aerospace Engineering and began his career at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville. Here he supported the Department of Energy’s solar research, development, and demonstration projects during the 1970’s energy crisis. Larry spent a majority of the last three decades conducting a wide range of renewable energy research and development, including both earth and space based solar power. In 2007 he co-founded Southern Solar Systems, Inc. to apply this experience to providing renewable energy solutions to today’s energy needs.