Inside Meltek: Meet David Buchwald

As Meltek’s Vice President of Business Development and Strategy, David Buchwald plays a pivotal role in leveraging our business plan and shaping our strategic initiatives. With his extensive experience in governance and policymaking, David also contributes to Meltek’s regulatory navigation and public affairs strategies. David has been a member of Meltek’s Board of Advisors for more than 2 years.
April 16, 2024

Q: What inspired you to join Meltek?

A: I just really liked Meltek’s mission and free service. After I experienced it, I decided to get more involved.

Q: What is one thing people should know about you?

A: I served eleven years in elective office, three years on the White Plains Common Council, and eight years as a Member of the New York State Assembly.

Q: What are some of your goals for Meltek?

A: I would like to see Meltek break down the barrier many people have in thinking that doing right by the environment must mean spending more. We offer a free service that saves people money AND reduces air pollution and fights climate change at the same time.

Q: What do you hope to bring to Meltek?  

A: The thing I most focus on is the perspective of our users. I care most about voicing what’s important to them.

Q: What is one thing about you that might surprise people to learn?

A: That I was a physics major in college.