Summit Energy Leadership
Summit leadership, from c-level executives to lead engineers!
Chief Executive Officer
Eric is one of the co-founders and serves as the Chief Executive Officer. Eric’s experience with sales, management experience and eight years of experience in the energy industry has brought him valuable leadership skills. Before starting Summit, Eric spent three years helping grow Vivint Solar into a public company; and helped expand Elite Energy Solutions, a growing energy efficiency, and insulation company, into new territories in the Western U.S. Eric received his MBA from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, and graduated cum laude from Utah State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. In Eric’s free time he enjoys exercising along with other various sports activities, and he enjoys spending time with family and friends, and enjoys traveling the world.
President & Chief Operations Officer
Dallin is one of the co-founders and serves as President and COO. Having worked for a large solar company before, he brings valuable experience. Dallin has also helped build a small solar company from the ground into a mid-sized company on the West Coast prior to starting Summit. Prior to working in solar, he worked in venture capitalism. Dallin also helped raise $100M for construction of new commercial and residential projects at Wasatch Acquisition and Capital. In his spare time, Dallin enjoys working with charitable organizations and giving back to the community.
VP of Operations, Project Management
Justin serves as VP of Operations, Project Management. Before joining Summit, he spent three years in the solar industry as a solar consultant. As a solar consultant he would meet with and help customers with any and all of their solar needs. Justin has previous management experience with multiple customer service companies where he has led teams of over 70 people. Justin is well-versed in building teams and processes from the ground up, and has been instrumental in building Summit on the East Coast. From door-to-door sales, designs, customer and partner relations to office and team management, Justin brings an exciting and experienced personality to the Summit team. In his spare time, he enjoys eating fine cheeses with grapes.
VP of Sales
Head of Installations
Dean is a solar pioneer with over 41 years in the industry, starting in 1977. He serves as Head of Installations at Summit Energy Group and oversees our installation work. Prior to joining our team he served as Regional Operations Center Manager at Vivint Solar for three years, and is an owner/manager of Solar Specialist Inc. in Florida; where he oversaw installation and servicing of over 10,000 solar systems ranging in size from small residential to large commercial systems. At Solar Specialist, he also gained experience installing PV solar, solar pool pumps, solar hot water systems, and solar pool pumps. In Dean’s spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and visiting family around the country.
VP of Quality Control
Jim is a U.S. Army Veteran, and serves as VP of Quality Control. He also holds a master electrician’s license, and has held this license for over 30 years. Because of these things, Jim adds valuable leadership and experience to the Summit team. Prior to entering the solar industry, Jim served in the Army engineering corps, and acts as a town electrical inspector part time. He entered the solar industry five years ago, and has inspected and overseen quality on over a thousand residential and commercial solar applications.