Proud Employee Owners Of Sunergy Systems

Howard Lamb is a nationally recognized expert and innovator in the field of solar energy with twenty years experience. While earning his M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Florida's groundbreaking Electric Vehicle/Solar Energy Program, in 1994 Howard developed the first solar-powered charging station for electric vehicles in the United States. He continued his work in sustainability at Trace Engineering and the Advanced Batteries Lab for Electric Vehicles in Sacramento. Following a move to Seattle, Howard founded Household Power in 2005, which later became Sunergy Systems. Today, Howard continues to lead the company, guiding its rapid growth and keeping it positioned as a premier provider of residential and commercial solar energy installations. He also serves on Solar Washington's board of directors and is  considered one of the most knowledgeable and respected Solar Engineers on the West Coast.

      Howard Lamb    
      Founder & Principle Engineer, MSEE

Jon is our President, a 13-year veteran of the solar industry and a NABCEP Certified Solar PV Installer since 2008.  Jon started his solar electric career in NJ in 2003, after coming up through the PV program of Solar Energy International, where he eventually became an instructor.  After moving to Seattle in 2006, he found himself at home with Sunergy Systems under the tutelage of Electrical Engineer Howard Lamb.  With over 15 years of project management experience, he has managed the installation of over 1,200 residential and commercial PV systems totaling over 6 Megawatts, with system sizes ranging from 1.5 to 116 kW.  Jon has become one of the most experienced solar industry professionals in the Puget Sound Region.  When he’s not working, Jon can be found hanging out at home with his family, playing bass with his band, building things out of pallets, watching Sounders games, and drinking great, local beers!

     Jon Lange
      President, NABCEP Certified Solar PV Installer™ Supervisor & Field Engineer    


Following her success as a department manager with Lowe's, Melissa started at Sunergy Systems back in 2008 wanting to join a different kind of company and make a change - what a difference she's made.  She now serves on our Executive Management Team and as Administration Manager, she handles job scheduling, equipment ordering, utility applications, permits and everything in between.  Her organizational skills and accounting background are a real plus for Sunergy - she keeps things running smoothly for our customers and our employees.

       Melissa Metcalfe
      Administration Manager

Our Kitsap and Olympic Peninsula area representative, Greg has an extensive background in Solar Thermal, Photovoltaics, Hydroelectric and Windpower. He has an engineering degree and 27 years of energy design experience. With site design experience, Greg also advises solar siting and homesite development. Living with his own alternative energy systems and vehicles on a day to day basis, he also provides aerial site photography and rapid site consultations near small airstrips to meet customers' needs.



      Greg Williams     
      Solar Design Consultant

Adam started his solar career with Sunergy Systems as a Solar Installer Intern in 2011 and then transitioned to being a Solar Design Consultant in 2012.  He has a BS in Geography - Environmental Resource Management from Texas State University.  He has a true passion for working in the solar energy industry after 7 years working as a Land Surveyor in Texas and Oregon.  Adam has helped install over 30 solar installations and is a graduate of Solar Energy International.


      Adam Cox
      Solar Design Consultant


Steve is our NABCEP Certified Solar Thermal Installer & Solar Design Consultant./Installation Manager.  With over 10 years of experience in all facets of solar hot water - from project manager and lead installer - for both residential and commercial jobs, Steve has installed close to 150 Solar Hot Water and 300 Solar Pool Heating systems. Steve keeps our crews running safe and smooth, always following best roof top practices. Before embarking on his solar career, Steve utilized his background in pipefitting, welding, brazing and carpentry to include solar design. You can see Steve's very own solar installation here.

      Steve Tedesco
      NABCEP Certified Solar Thermal Installer™
      & Solar Design Consultant      




Joining in 2015, Joe brings to the Sunergy team 10 years of experience in the solar industry. He’s helped many people get their power from the sun, including by creating and leading “Go Solar” campaigns and Community Solar projects, and serving on the board of both Solar Washington and Community Energy Solutions. Joe tells us that when he started in solar in 2005 it was simply a personal conviction. Now it has become so much more, a growing movement of diverse people that is making a real difference. Joe lives with his family on Bainbridge Island. He loves to go to baseball games with friends, camp in the wilderness, and watch his daughter dance ballet.


      Joe Deets

     Solar Design Consultant

Tim joined Sunergy Systems in 2010 as an Electrical Journeyman with over 27 years electrical experience and a get it done attitude. He also has his Electrical Administrator license. 20 years of his experience is in local service, which guarantees that the customer is in good hands when Tim is on job. He is familiar with local inspectors and permitting processes that facilitate the completion of the any job with ease. Sunergy Systems is not just a job to Tim, he truly believes in doing what you can as an individual to make a better world for everyone!


      Tim Fekete

      Electrical Journeyman

Mike Wade, known around the office as Bigfoot, has worked in many different aspects of the electrical field before he joined Sunergy Systems in 2012. Mike brings a considerable background and experience level, which relates directly to his interest in solar electric. Growing up in the high country of South Eastern Wyoming in Laramie, he relocated to Seattle 22 years ago. He loves all types of fishing, makes compost tea from a huge worm bin and experiments with hydrogen electrolyzers. 


      Mike Wade

      Electrical Journeyman

Born and raised in Seattle, Alan joined Sunergy Systems after he and Tim worked for many years together at a local electrical firm. While solar is new for him, he’s brought 20 years of experience with him in service industry. This “happy guy living the dream” loves to camp, hike, golf and hang with his family and friends.



     Alan Blackstock

     Electrical Journeyman

Mike's solar install experience began in New Jersey back in 2005, installing grid-tied residential and commercial systems.  For many years, he worked with many PV ground arrays as large as 100 kW before coming to Sunergy Systems in May of 2007. Mike has worked on 150 plus PV installations and is our Solar Surveyor, focused mainly on residential systems.  Michael has developed into an integral part of our team and his experience shows in every job he does!


      Mike Pogorzelski

      Solar Surveyor

Jason joined Sunergy Systems in 2010, after moving up from the sunshine state of California. He has 6 years of solar experience installing both residential and commercial grid tied systems for SPG Solar, a large solar installer in California. At SPG Solar he worked as a lead installer as well as a design and permitting specialist. Jason has been a strong asset to the Sunergy Systems install team and has been a lead on many projects. 


     Jason Duensing

     Solar Installation & Service Lead

Eric began his solar career in April of 2012 when he joined Sunergy Systems.  He has an Associates degree in Electrical Engineering from Topeka Tech in Kansas and over 10 years of general construction experience. At Sunergy, he has worked on approximately 56 solar electrics systems contributing over 225kW of our 2.5MW installed.  Eric is one of our best up and coming installers.    



      Eric Salsbury

      Solar Installation Lead

Alfonso teamed up with Sunergy Systems in February of 2013. While attending college in Southern California he worked for an industry leading solar company where he got his flare for the solar industry. He is a great addition to our amazing installation crew! 



      Alfonso Murano

      Solar Installation Lead