Our Team

Cooler was started to give everyone a way to stop climate change. At the intersection of technology, climate pollution, climate policy, and commerce, Cooler turns business and consumer priorities into real change.

  • Michel Gelobter

    Co-Founder / Executive Chair

    Michel has footprinted everything Walmart, the General Services Administration, and eBay sell, several times over. Before that, he helped write the climate laws in California and over a dozen other states, wrote the first report on African-Americans and climate change, and co-founded the Climate Justice movement.

  • Mike Johnson


    Mike once put virtual energy models for seven million buildings in the Cloud in less than three months. Before and since, he's been an industry leader in identity management and using blockchain to manage security.

  • Luke Bayas


    Luke is a hands on software architect passionate about leveraging technology to provide a solution to climate change. He has extensive experience building resilient and extensible distributed systems across varying cloud architectures