Meet Our Team

The Solar Service Team

Expert knowledge – over 65 years combined experience!

NABCEP Thermal & PV Certification including the ONLY Certified Solar Thermal installers in Illinois.

  • Integrity – if solar doesn’t make sense for your property, we’ll tell you and walk away.
  • Quality – we only use the best quality materials.
  • Warranties – we stand behind our work with the best guarantees in the industry!
  • We keep it simple! Our systems are fully automatic and maintenance free for decades!

Our crew sets us apart!

Installation Team

Brandon Leavitt, Owner & President
Kevin Bart, Commercial Thermal Systems Manager, NABCEP Thermal
Garrison Riegel, PV Systems Manager, NABCEP Thermal & PV
Matt Bart, Foreman, NABCEP Thermal
Matt Vester, Residential Thermal Systems Manager & Service Department Head, NABCEP Thermal & PV
Stephen Janota, Installer
Gil Lopez, Installer
Jim Copus, Shop Assistant

Sales Team

Joe Gordon, Sales Director
Lisa Albrecht, RE Specialist, NABCEP Certified PV Technical Sales

Office Support

Kathleen Schuldes, Accounting
Susie Lichter, Reception
Bunny Paruolo, Customer Relations, Permit Coordinator

Dealer Sales & Technical Support:  Sun-way Solar

Matt Vester, General Manager  224-534-3330