Rodney Butler has more than two decades of experience in financial management and leadership in an array of domestic and international roles. As Senior Director, Finance at Energy Foundation, he is responsible for all finance, budget, audit, and compliance matters organization-wide. Rodney serves as a key resource to the foundation’s Management Team and the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors, providing strategic engagement, budget analysis, financial statements, and reports and input on financial matters.
Prior to joining Energy Foundation, Rodney was the Director of Finance and Business Services for the University of California at Berkeley. He previously served as Chief of Staff/Head of Financial Planning at Applied Materials and Walt Disney—Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Earlier, he held positions at PeoplePC, Gap Inc., Johnson Wax, and IBM.