John Clarkson has a Master’s degree in Climate Change & Sustainable Development. This he obtained whilst working, from the University of De Montfort. He also has a History degree. Originally, he worked in the film industry, but for two decades years he has worked in the Renewable Energy industry. John currently teaches online courses on Energy Futurism, micro-renewable energy. He is also a consultant operating for several UK and US based companies.
John is the Executive Producer of Tatjana Anders short film: ‘Your Reality’. This is a film about gaslighting in relationships. In 2018 he decided he would make a film about Space Solar Power having carried out a huge review of all potential renewable energy technologies. He said he found this one the most interesting and least known.
Valery Danko was born in 1993 in Ukraine. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and a Master’s in Journalism. Valery studied these at the Taras Shevchenko National University in Kiev. Valery is an entrepreneur, journalist, scriptwriter, actress and model.
Valery’s first ever presentation as a journalist was about renewable energy. She has worked for the prestigious British International School. Here she also wrote scripts for their video clips. She also worked for the UDAR Party as translator, representative and presenter.
Valery is also the CEO of Pigeon Tours based in London. She speaks many languages including English, Ukrainian, Russian, Chinese, German and Spanish. She is a qualified Westminster Tour Guide. Valery has visited about 40 countries in her lifetime. She has worked in China for 3 months including Shanghai. Valery loves to explore. She has even climbed Ben Nevis!
Amanda Prosser is a filmmaker from the UK who has experience of working on many TV programmes for ITV. These include The Atticus McLaren Mysteries, In Dreams and Mystery Cities. She has also worked for the Shakespeare Theatre on Coriolanus.
Ben was born in Magdeburg, Germany. He received a Master’s degree in journalism at the National Taras Shevchenko National University. Ben is an experienced journalist and cameraman. He has worked on TV programmes and documentaries. These include subjects such as Chernobyl, Russian politics and war in Eastern Ukraine.
Elena Pehle was born in 1983 in Vitebsk, Belarus. In 2009 she got her MA from the Belorussian Academy of music. She is a member of the Belarus Composer’s Union. In 2008 to 2013 she taught composition and music theory at the musical college in Vitebsk. Currently Elena lives and works in Darmstadt, Germany. She is a freelance composer. She works for organisations from around the world. These include Television film and videogame companies. She is also the winner of the best music at the International Puppet Theatre Festival in Russia (2018).
Born and raised in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, Jay is a veteran voiceover artist. He features in dozens of audiobooks, video games, animations and commercials. He has a background in classical theatre and sketch and improv comedy. Jay has appeared in stage productions for films, videos and television shows. These include Airplane LIVE! Cabin Fever and Showtime’s Twin Peaks.
Kris Holland (Mafic Studios) is also co-designer of the Flower Space Solar Power Design. Kris is both an expert and a provider of 3D graphics. Kris is also mentioned in our Experts section because of his role as Space Solar Co-Designer.