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THE ARTISAN TEAM

The Artisan Team

EXPERIENCE. SKILL. COMMITMENT.


We love what we do, and it shows. Experienced, knowledgeable, and united by a commitment to exceptional service, the Artisan team works together to give our customers an easy, enjoyable experience every step of the way.

From our founders to our licensed electricians, every member of our team embodies the passion and professionalism that have made Artisan a leader in Puget Sound clean energy.

Like our installations themselves, the relationships we build with our customers and communities are made to last. By focusing on communication, customization, and long-term support, we ensure that our work will remain a perfect fit for years to come.

JASON WILLIAMS

PRESIDENT
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Jason has over 20 years of experience as a residential and commercial electrician. After completing a five-year IBEW commercial electrical […]

EVAN LEONARD

VICE PRESIDENT
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CLICK HERE to call Evan Leonard evan@artisanelectricinc.com Evan oversees all of Artisan’s solar projects and manages the solar sales, marketing […]

Artisan Staff April

APRIL PROPP

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER
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April is the Financial Controller at Artisan Electric. She earned her AAS in Business Management from Northwest Community College and […]

ALISHA TURPIN

SOLAR PROJECT MANAGER
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Alisha (she/her) is our Solar Project Manager. She grew up in California where she developed a love of the outdoors […]

JASON PARR

COMMERCIAL SOLAR PROJECT MANAGER
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Jason Parr is a Commercial Solar Project Manager at Artisan Electric Inc.

FRANK LANPHIER

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR GENERAL FOREMAN
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Frank is Artisan’s Residential Solar General Foreman and an 02 Journeyman Electrician. A Washington native, born and raised near Bremerton, […]

JEFFREY NUNNEMAKER

01 COMMERCIAL SOLAR FOREMAN
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Jeffrey Nunnemaker is a 01 Commerical Solar Foreman at Artisan Electric Inc and an outdoor enthusiast working hard to make […]

TYLER GARCIA

RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL SALES & PROJECT MANAGER
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Tyler joined Artisan in 2021 as a Residential Journeyman Electrician and is currently the Residential Electrical Sales and Project Manager […]

NIGEL BROWNE

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR FOREMAN
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Nigel joined Artisan as a Residential Solar Foreman in 2021.

PAUL MORRELL

RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL DIVISION SERVICE MANAGER
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Paul Morrell is a Residential Electrical Division Service Manager at Artisan Electric Inc. He started at Artisan in August 2020 […]

JOE MYERS JR.

WAREHOUSE & FLEET MANAGER
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Joe (he/his) made the career switch to solar and Artisan Electric after a decade of working in the automotive industry, […]

Riley

RILEY SHEIMO

LEAD SOLAR DESIGNER
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Riley Sheimo is our creative and hardworking Lead Solar Designer for residential and commercial services. Like several others on the […]

Artisan Staff Geoff

GEOFF VESTMAN

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR SALES MANAGER & COMMERCIAL SOLAR SALES
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CLICK HERE to call Geoff Vestman geoff.vestman@artisanelectricinc.com Geoff Vestman is a Residential Solar Sales Manager and a Commercial Solar Sales […]

ROBERT LANDIS

DIRECTOR OF COMMERCIAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
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CLICK HERE to call Robert Landis robert@artisanelectricinc.com Robert Landis is the Director of Commercial Business Development at Artisan Electric Inc. […]

STEPHANIE SHERIDAN

MARKETING DIRECTOR
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Stephanie (she/her) is the Director of Marketing and Outreach at Artisan. Stephanie brings 15 years of senior-level expertise in marketing, […]

JOEY MACLENNAN

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR PROJECT MANAGER
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Joey Maclennan is a Residential Solar Project Manager at Artisan Electric Inc. since October 2022.

LYRA BERTELS

ASSISTANT SERVICE MANAGER
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Lyra (she/her) is our hardworking and organized Residential Electrical Project Manager. She began as Artisan’s Office Manager in 2019 and […]

Chiva

CHIVA CHUN

SOLAR DESIGN ENGINEER
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Chiva Chun is a Solar Design Engineer at Artisan Electric Inc. She began with Artisan as a solar design intern […]

OMAR ALI

RESIDENTIAL PROJECT MANAGER
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Omar (he/they) was introduced to the Solar industry in the course of pursuing their undergraduate degree in Geology. Although Omar […]

ARTHUR RUIZ

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR DESIGNER
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Arthur Ruiz is a Residential Solar Designer at Artisan Electric Inc. A member of the national honors society Alpha Beta […]

THOMAS STATEN

SOLAR AND EFFICIENCY CONSULTANT
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CLICK HERE to call Thomas Staten thomas@artisanelectricinc.com Thomas Staten is passionate about solar and efficiency. He attended Turner School of […]

Artisan Staff Thomas Gutierrez

THOMAS GUTIERREZ

SOLAR TECHNICAL SALES
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CLICK HERE to call Thomas Gutierrez Book Your Solar Consultation thomas.gutierrez@artisanelectricinc.com Tom Gutierrez is a Solar PV Technical Sales Expert […]

Artisan Staff Jeff

JEFF BENNETT

SOLAR SALES EXPERT
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CLICK HERE to call Jeff Bennett Book Your Solar Consultation jeff.bennett@artisanelectricinc.com Jeff Bennett is a Solar Sales Expert at Artisan […]

GORDON SMITH

SOLAR AND EFFICIENCY CONSULTANT
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CLICK HERE to call Gordon Smith gordon@artisanelectricinc.com Gordon is a lover of the environment and a Washington State native. He […]

Artisan Staff Chad

CHAD JOHNSTON

SOLAR TECHNICAL SALES
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CLICK HERE to call Chad Johnston Book Your Solar Consultation chad.johnston@artisanelectricinc.com Chad joined Artisan Electric Inc. in 2021 in the […]

Artisan Staff Fox

FOX COOPER

ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER
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Fox (he/they) is Artisan’s residential solar Assistant Project Manager. They started out as the office assistant in 2020 and helped […]

KERRI HARROP

GENERAL ELECTRIC ASSISTANT
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Kerri (she/her) assists our General Electric team, and sharpened her multi-tasking skills during her many years in the Seattle music […]

Artisan Staff Tyler

TYLER CARAWAY

FINANCIAL ASSISTANT
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Tyler  Caraway (he/him) is a Financial Assistant at Artisan Electric Inc. He joined us as an Office Assistant in 2021. […]

Alex Artisan Staff

ALEX MIRABAL

RECEPTIONIST
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Alex (she/her) has been working as Artisan Electric Inc.’s Receptionist since 2021. She’s been working freelance as a podcast editor […]

Artisan Staff Addison

ADDISON HALPAN-HIGMAN

WAREHOUSE ASSISTANT
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Addison (He/Him) made the switch to the electrical field after working in the veterinary world for the past few years. […]

OBED SOTELO

STOCKMAN
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Obed Sotelo is a Stockman at Artisan Electric Inc. since April 2022.

AARON MANTARING

SOLAR DESIGN INTERN
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Aaron was introduced to the Solar industry while pursuing his Clean Energy Degree. Before Artisan, Aaron worked in healthcare. Aaron […]

Artisan Staff Cole

COLE TORRENCE

JOURNEYMAN ELECTRICIAN
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Cole is a Journeyman Electrician at Artisan Electric Inc. Cole says: “Technology is more than wires, signals, circuits, metal, motors […]

SHAWN PETERSON

01 COMMERCIAL JOURNEYMAN SERVICE ELECTRICIAN
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Shawn Peterson is a Journeyman Electrician at Artisan Electric Inc. He brings many years of electrical experience to the team. […]

DAVE GRIEVE

01 JOURNEYMAN ELECTRICIAN
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Dave Grieve is a 01 Journeyman Electrician at Artisan Electric Inc. Dave is a lifelong West Seattle resident who still […]

D’ANDRE ANTHONY

01 COMMERCIAL JOURNEYMAN SERVICE ELECTRICIAN
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D’Andre Anthony is an 01 Commercial Journeyman Service Electrician at Artisan Electric Inc. since August 2022.

Artisan Staff Bill

BILL RUDD

CREW LEAD
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Bill has over 3 years of experience as an ‘02 electrical apprentice. He was promoted to Crew Lead in 2021. […]

JOE GILLERAN

RESIDENTIAL JOURNEYMAN SERVICE ELECTRICIAN
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Joe is one of our newest apprentices who joined Artisan in November 2019. He grew up in San Francisco, California […]

JUAN PABLO TELLEZ

MECHANICAL CREW
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Juan Pablo Tellez is a Mechanical Crew member at Artisan Electric Inc. since July 2022.

ERNESTO ROMERO

MECHANICAL CREW LEAD
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Ernesto Romero is a Mechanical Crew Lead at Artisan Electric Inc. since July 2022.

JUAN TELLES

MECH CREW LEAD
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Juan Telles joined Artisan last year as the Mechanical Team Lead, after 19 years in the roofing industry. He doesn’t […]

SHANE RHODES

MECHANICAL CREW
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Shane Rhodes is a Mechanical Crew member at Artisan Electric Inc. since August 2022.

HENRY HURLEY

01 COMMERCIAL ELECTRICAL APPRENTICE
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Henry Hurley is an 01 Commercial Electrical Apprentice at Artisan Electric Inc. “I joined electrical to escape the confinement of […]

Artisan Staff Victor

VICTOR CORDOVA

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Victor is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee. He loves installing solar, and hanging out with his family and dog. Victor […]

Artisan Staff Ryan

RYAN KRAFFT

MECHANICAL CREW
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Ryan Krafft is a member of the Mechanical Crew at Artisan Electric Inc, since February 2022. Born in St. Paul […]

CHRISTOPHER FOSS

RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL APPRENTICE
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Christopher Foss is a Residential Electrical Apprentice at Artisan Electric Inc. since July 2022

OWEN MCGUNNIGLE

01 COMMERCIAL ELECTRICAL APPRENTICE
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Owen McGunnigle is an 01 Commercial Electrical Apprentice at Artisan Electric Inc. He started as a Residential Solar Trainee in […]

AHREN AH CHONG

RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL APPRENTICE
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Ahren Ah Chong is a Residential Electrical Apprentice at Artisan Electric Inc.

KARLY STORMS

APPRENTICE ELECTRICIAN
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Karly Storms is a Residential Solar Apprentice Electrician at Artisan Electric Inc.

Nikolas Artisan Staff

NIKOLAS STODDARD

APPRENTICE ELECTRICIAN
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Nikolas is an Apprentice Electrician at Artisan Electric Inc. A Vashon native, Nikolas has lived on Vashon for most of […]

SHAWN PETERSEN

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR CREW LEAD
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Shawn Petersen is a Residential Solar Crew Lead at Artisan Electric Inc.

JOSHUA PIROLO

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Joshua Pirolo is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since September 2021.

BRANDON VARELA

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Brandon Varela is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since August 2022.

ALEX LAHTI

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Alex Lahti is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since September 2022.

TERREL SMITH

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Terrel Smith is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since August 2022.

GERARDO MARTINEZ

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Gerardo Martinez is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since May 2022.

CORY STILL

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Cory Still is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since August 2022.

JUSTIN NGUYEN

MECHANICAL CREW
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Justin Nguyen is a Mechanical Crew member at Artisan Electric Inc. since October 2022. “I came to Artisan in hopes […]

BRANDON MURPHY

RESIDENTIAL SOLAR ELECTRICAL TRAINEE
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Brandon Murphy is a Residential Solar Electrical Trainee at Artisan Electric Inc. since  June 2022