Here at Rainforest, we believe in powering the world – efficiently.  Our team helps utilities and consumers take control of energy usage and take advantage of the distributed, renewable energy market.

Our Team

Chris Tumpach
President and CEO
Chris works with strategic vendors and customers and leads the Rainforest Automation team to deliver innovative products and services. His accomplishments in hardware engineering, integrated circuit engineering, software engineering, and web design fuel his leadership and inspiration.
Dave Gagne
Chief Embedded Architect
Dave transforms the latest in home automation, wireless and networking technologies into Rainforest products. His technology mastery was built over 15+ years of management experience with startups and established industry leaders such as West Bay Semiconductor, Mindspeed Technologies, UBVideo and PMC-Sierra.
Bill Richardson
VP of Sales and Marketing
Bill’s specialty is distilling detailed technical characteristics into a concise, commercial value proposition for our customers. He has over 20 years of high tech sales, marketing and engineering experience.
Jyotsna Jaswal
Jyotsna contributes to software testing and application development at Rainforest. In her final year of her computer engineering program, she applies her latest academic instruction with on-the-job experience to the matters at hand.
Jacques Farges
Jacques designs, tests, and coordinates the technical aspects of manufacturing and sourcing for our products.
Vesna Mudrovcic
Operations Manager
Vesna manages operations, suppliers and contractors to get Rainforest product manufactured. She brings many years of manufacturing, operations, QA, sourcing and logistics experience in the technology industry to Rainforest.
Rupinder Chiount
Inside Sales
Rupinder is the tireless voice of the customer. There are few Rainforest customers who do not receive the benefit of her care. All of this is delivered from the foundation of 10 years of international customer service experience ranging from the Arabian Sea to the Strait of Georgia and beyond.
Kino Roy
Kino does integration, support, and test development for Rainforest. He has three years of university level software development and analytics experience and has dedicated thousands of hours of self-study to testing and creating software.
Terrence Wong
Developer - Co-op
Terrence is an integration, technical support and test developer at Rainforest. As a fourth-year university student, he utilizes his extensive academic experience and past co-op experience to analyze and solve problems.
James Marcellin
Kaleb Graham
Developer - Co-op