Gabe Ruiz is a graduate of Sonoma State University and lifelong resident of Monterey County. His professional background is in the agricultural industry working with growers directly in the field. Gabe joined Central Coast Community Energy (CCCE) in August 2020 as a Key Accounts Specialist. Gabe manages Key Accounts within Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito County and works with all agricultural customers in CCCE’s service territory. He is the agency’s liaison to the Farm Bureaus, Vintners’ Associations, and other agriculture-related organizations within CCCE’s service territory. Gabe leads the outreach to customers around CCCE’s Ag Electrification Programs, which has committed over $1.1 million to its agricultural customers.