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Executive Team

Kenny Habul
President & CEO
  • Leads the SunEnergy1 organization and plays a very active role in developing the solar industry throughout the country

  • Has been involved in solar PV and solar thermal since 1996 and is widely recognized as a leader in the fields of solar and sustainable construction technologies

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Dirk Corn
VP, Construction and Substation
  • Leads collector Substation & PV Array project management and procurement in addition to PJM and Dominion interconnect agreement process

  • More than 20 years of experience in commercial electrical and utility system construction

  • Holds construction management and business development degrees

Jason Hathcock
Director of Project Development
  • A strategic leader with a knack for turning ideas into reality. Known for their precise planning and ability to inspire teams, Jason ensures projects are delivered with excellence, driving the organization forward.

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Brian Kennedy
Chief Operating Officer
  • Manages new business development for SunEnergy1 and oversees all contract negotiation

  • Prior to joining SE1, Brian initiated, established and developed the solar business for Duke Energy; he was directly responsible for the development of nearly 1 GW of installed capacity, representing over $1Bn of investments

Dustin Smith
VP, Engineering
  • Manages the engineering department with oversight over environmental and the interconnection process

  • With degrees in physics and engineering, Dustin has expertise in a variety of renewable energy fields and infrastructure projects with specific experience in engineering, design, estimating, planning, construction, and project management

Kevin Chen
Chief Commercial Officer
  • Heads corporate finance and large-scale equipment procurement

  • Previously, Kevin served as CEO of Renesola U.S., where he established the business of both module sales and project development in the Americas

  • While at Southern California Edison, he spearheaded development of a 250 MW solar portfolio 

Larry Ostema
Chief Revenue Officer
  • Meet Larry, the Chief Revenue Officer, a dynamic strategist driving revenue growth. With a keen focus on profitability and client relations. Larry leads with innovation, setting new standards in sales and business development.

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