Chirag P.

DESIGN MANAGER Chirag joined the StraightUp Solar as Solar Designer in 2018. Born and raised in India, Chirag enjoys the science and the art of the solar energy. Prior to joining StraightUp Solar, Chirag worked as a Solar Engineer with the solar contractor in Central Illinois. He holds a master’s degree in Sustainable Energy from […]

Adam K.

LEAD FIELD PROJECT COORDINATOR Adam joined StraightUp Solar with a degree in accounting from SIUE and 3 years accounting work at a major corporation in St. Louis. Like so many others that work for StraightUp Solar, he decided to pursue his passion for sustainable energy as a new career path. Adam tells us he want […]

Josh H.

VICE PRESIDENT OF FIELD OPERATIONS & DESIGN, MASTER ELECTRICIAN Josh Hill joined StraightUp Solar in 2011. He holds an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Illinois and is a licensed Master Electrician. Prior to coming to work for StraightUp Solar, worked for Boeing for five years until he got married and traveled the world […]

Tom O.

COMMISSIONING SPECIALIST Prior to joining StraightUp Solar, Tom graduated Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Illinois. He previously owned a solar energy business, so Tom has lots of solar experience, ranging from customer acquisition to system commissioning. Unsurprisingly, Tom has a 7kW solar system on his own home! In […]

Dane G.

PRESIDENT 6.0 kW System Owner & EV Owner Dr. Dane Glueck founded StraightUp Solar in 2006. Since then, Dane has enjoyed building a team of motivated individuals equally committed to his passion for clean, renewable energy. Dane is the first NABCEP Certified PV Solar Installer in Missouri and is a founding member and former President […]