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Our mission is to educate and inspire new generations of leaders, innovators and citizens, while promoting the switch to clean, sustainable energy.

About

At Switch Vehicles, we manufacture a fun, sporty and safe Electric Vehicle created as a “build-it-yourself” kit for education. Our all-inclusive program is called The Switch Lab™ – which challenges students to build a full size, road-worthy electric vehicle as a classroom project. Used in high schools, colleges and junior high schools across the US, the program delivers high quality project-based learning with real world experience and impact. Founded in 2013, we practice what we teach, with EV Kits that are hand-crafted in our Sebastopol, CA, shop.

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Peter Oliver

Co-Founder & CEO

Peter combined his passions for auto, education and the environment to create a new concept in Electric Vehicles and Education. Peter leads company product and vision, and is active in industry organizations and educational events.

Donovan G.

Production Manager

​Donovan has been with Switch Vehicles since it’s inception, working with Peter to deliver on the initial design concept, and managing the on-going production. He oversees materials, manufacturing process and the production team.

Megan Byrd

Operations Manager

Megan joined Switch Vehicles in 2016 to manage company business operations including HR, AP/AR, business systems and facilities. Megan brings experience managing vertical business growth in the nutritional products industry. 

Nichole Kezsely

Business Development

Nichole joined Switch Vehicles in 2019 to lead growth opportunities involving sales, marketing, partnerships, new market and channels. Nichole brings a passion for mission-driven businesses with industry-spanning corporate experience.