About Endries Solar & Electric
SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN’S #1 SOLAR INSTALLATION TEAM
Endries Solar & Electric is a full-service solar electrical product and service provider. With over 30 years of professional experience, we specialize in residential and commercial solar panel installation. As the leading solar installation provider in Southeast Wisconsin, we pride ourselves on our expertise, providing a positive customer experience and affordability.
We have installed nearly 1,000 PV solar electrical systems designed by our owner, Russel Endries. Our clients can rest assured that their system will be installed to maximize production while meeting all codes and requirements. Our goal is to reduce residential and commercial ecological footprints while initiating substantial long-term savings on your electrical bills. Endries Solar & Electric provides a win-win situation for both the environment and our customers!
Endries Solar & Electric is fully licensed and insured solar renewable energy installer/service provider.
Nationally, Endries Solar and Electric is proud to be accredited through NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners), the primary organization setting competency standards for professionals in the renewable energy field. We can also be found on Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy’s select list of Trade Allies.
The people behind our Great Service
Meet the Endries Solar & Electric Team!
Our team is dedicated to providing high-quality, cost-effective solar electricity solutions for northern and southeastern Wisconsin business and residential customers.
All of our solar electric services are performed by licensed and insured Endries Solar & Electric employees; no subcontractors!
Russel is a NABCEP certified master electrician with over 21 years of experience. He found his passion for solar when he installed his first system over 15 years ago. When he is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family, two dogs and watching/playing sports.
Lead Journeyman Electrician
Kris, the oldest of 3 brothers, as well as a Plymouth native and current resident, lives with his wife and two daughters. Kris is our lead electrician with over 11 years of experience in the solar field, additionally holding First Aid, CPR, and the OSHA 10 certifications. He utilizes his Firefighter 1&2 certificates as a volunteer firefighter with the Glenbeulah Fire Dept. He also boasts that the first annual Endries Solar & Electric golf outing trophy is proudly displayed in his trophy case.
Solar Consultant/Business Operations
Tyler is a native of Eden, WI and graduate of Winnebago Lutheran Academy. He has 3 years of experience in solar installation and is currently in his 3rd year of electrician apprenticeship. He is one of our Endries Solar & Electric crew leaders and holds certification in first aid, CPR and OSHA 30. Tyler’s passion for sharing information about solar energy with family members, his community or with a perfect stranger is impossible to miss.
Solar Project Manager
Kristy grew up in Milwaukee, WI. She obtained a BS in Business Management and Servant Leadership from Wisconsin Lutheran College, while playing competitive soccer. Although she spent 10 years practicing as a Behavioral Treatment Therapist for youth with behavioral disorders, she finds a passion for anything that makes the world a better place. Providing clean and sustainable energy, while having the opportunity to educate others about the benefits that solar systems provide, is the perfect fit!
Lead Solar Installer
Brandon grew up in Kiel and graduated from Kiel High School. He has 3 years of solar installation experience along with OSHA 10 certification. Brandon is an outdoor enthusiast that enjoys spending his free time with friends and family. He admits to having an addiction to making excessive purchases at his local Home Depot. Pittsburgh Steelers and Boston Celtics are Brandon’s favorite teams behind only, the Endries Solar & Electric team. Brandon connects with Walt Disney’s famous quote, “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing”.
Although he now resides in Sheboygan, Seth is a Kiel graduate, with over 5 years of roofing and landscaping experience. Seth is also no stranger to renewable energy as this has been his passion for years. He brings an amaizingly unique experience to the team, having worked in Africa for the Reasearch Institute of Kenya, learning about different forms of renewable energy with an emphasis on permaculture.
Octavio grew up in Mexico as one of 3 brothers. He is a Messmer High School graduate along with his brother Osmar. Both he and Osmar are currently in their second year on the Endries Solar & Electric installation team. He is proud to be responsible to delivering renewable energy to Endries Solar & Electric customers. Outside of work Octavio is an avid artist. He is anxious to create even more drawings and paintings in the future.
Jesus grew up in Los Angeles, oldest of 4 siblings. He graduated from King Drew Medical Magnet High School and enlisted in the Marine Corps serving as a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear Defense Specialist. He enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, Sarah, and training his Belgian Malinois, Reinhardt. Jesus is most inspired by the quote “You can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
Grady is from Sheboygan, WI, where he currently resides. Having a great interest in the tech-ed field, entering the electrical field is a great fit. Grady has been in the electrical field for over a year, and is aspiring to become an electrician. When not at work, he enjoys outdoor activities, such as camping, and watching the Bucks.
Ernest has lived in Oshkosh his whole life and spends his free time with family and his girlfriend. He loves the outdoors, biking, lifting, and playing rugby. Although he is new to the solar industry, he has always been passionate about being eco-friendly. He is also a big fan of Tesla, loving how they are taking the electric car by storm. He believes that the faster we move away from gas and other fuels, the faster we can make our only world better and cleaner. He wishes to show his kids how great this place is, and believess that it all starts by doing the right thing first. “Nature sees you” -KoKo
Although he is an Eagles fan, Ethan is a great addition to our team. Ethan has taken courses in construction, as well as wood-working, bringing those skills to the installations. In his free time he likes to engage in outdoor activities and spend time with family and friends.
Origonally from Sheboygan, Sage is now a Milwaukee resident. Sage brings two years of solar experience to the team, but also 6 years of wind energy, which he studied at Lakeshore Technical college. Most importantly, he is an avid Bucks and Packers fan, and also into Formula 1 racing and the Bruins. As a skiier, snowboarder and surfer, it seems fitting that his go to phrase is, “Can you dig it?” .