Andrew West is the founder and CEO of Beyond6 and also serves on its board of directors.
Mr West continues to reimagine tomorrow. Through his innovation and determination Beyond6 was created. Beyond6 strives to decarbonize its customers' operations through a turnkey agnostic approach. Mr West and his strategically chosen team has the bandwidth, the knowledge, and the fortitude to positively transform the alternative energy space!
Andrew West founded American National Gas in 2011. By making trust, effort and responsibility the foundations of American National Gas, he managed to grow it from a single-person business enterprise to a national company boasting more than 58 compressed natural gas (CNG) stations throughout 18 states focused on transforming the alternative fueling industry.
While great leadership cannot be quantifiable, under his leadership American Gas National has helped several of it’s customers reach or exceed their sustainability goals. ANG strives to provide 100% Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) to all of it’s customers.
In 2016, he was included in the Albany Business Review as a 40 Under 40 winner. This program acknowledges rising executives in the local business community for their thought leadership.
His leadership and innovative problem-solving skills have also been acknowledged by the natural gas vehicles (NGV) industry. In 2018, he was awarded the NGVA Horizon Award in recognition of his role and inspiration within the natural gas vehicles industry. He is also currently a member of the Board of Directors of NGV America.
Bryan Berry, Chief Revenue and Sustainability Officer for Beyond6. Passionate about addressing climate change, finding hidden value through innovation, and working with companies and organizations to unlock opportunities through sustainability. In his role at Beyond6 Bryan coordinates our key lines of business to ensure alignment and to drive growth. Prior to joining the team, he most recently held positions at American Natural Gas, where as part of the executive team he focused on business development and operations, and at the New York State Energy Research Authority, where he spent 10 years helping clean energy innovators develop and commercialize new solutions, most recently as NYSERDA’s Director of Research and Development.
Bryan is an avid outdoorsman, devoted father and spouse, aspiring home chef, and lover of all things golf. He has earned multiple degrees including a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Lafayette College in Easton, PA, and an MBA with a focus on New Venture Development from the University at Albany, in Albany, NY.
As VP of Finance, Bridget oversees the entire accounting department which includes risk management, tax due diligence, financial reporting, contract management and regulatory compliance.
In 2015, Bridget joined American Natural Gas to unite her professional training and experience with her passion – to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. She quickly climbed the ranks at this alternative energy company and worked as an accounting manager and financial controller before filling the role of Vice President of Finance.
Bridget’s contribution to Beyond6 stretches beyond just the accounting department. In addition to her decade’s experience in public accounting, her positivity with which she leads her team empowers Beyond6 to have a positive impact in all spheres. Buckley sees to it that everything is done by the book and is always eager to be of service when interacting with customers and her co-workers.
Bridget‘s love for the outdoors, hiking, and childhood camping memories have driven her success. Bridget strives to leave a positive impact on her employees, her community, and the US through her career.
Brent Tesla is the Vice President of Operations and Maintenance leads national operations for Beyond6. His responsibilities include fuel site maintenance, project development, repair, construction and design.
Recognized nationwide for his unbelievable knowledge and alternative fuels mastery Brent has adopted the nickname, CNG Whisperer. Brent leads the Beyond6 team through his commitment to innovation and agnostic approach to energy consumption. Brent’s passion for transportation and decarbonization collide in the work for Beyond6.
In 2012, he joined the American National Gas (ANG) team as the manager of Maintenance and Operations. Previous to his work at this alternative energy company, Brent worked for several NYS focused alternative energy companies with experience in the energy space dating back 20+ years.
His operations and service experience of over 20 years helps Beyond6 to force the pace, drive profitable growth and introduce various alternative energy solutions to help decarbonize operations. He is very knowledgeable about the design, construction and mechanical maintenance of CNG fueling stations as well as the computer controls and rebuilding of compressors to mention only a few of this expertise.
Under his leadership, Beyond6’s operational professionals and technicians continue to offer highly advanced technologies and tools to help take the alternative fuel industry to new heights.