Mr. Horton joined RES Americas in August 2008 as the land acquisitions manager for the South Central Region responsible for the leasing and transmission right of way efforts for all projects across the region. In July 2009 Mr. Horton was named development manager responsible for Colorado, Texas and New Mexico. In January 2012 Mr. Horton was named director of development for the South Central Region. During his time at RES Americas Mr. Horton has been a key contributor on the management team responsible for successfully closing 477.5 MW of wind projects totaling nearly $1B. Prior to joining RES Americas Mr. Horton was a Sr. Land Agent for JMP Land Services for over 6 years responsible for wind energy land acquisitions, utility planning and right of way acquisitions including public roads, gas pipelines and transmission electric lines. Mr. Horton offers a broad base of experience in energy markets, power marketing, project management, budgeting, development, permitting, risk identification and mitigation with a strong background in real estate.