Sustainable Energy Services assists industrial and commercial companies to minimize financial loss on both sides of their utility meter with smarter energy -purchasing strategies and by reducing unnecessary energy consumption.
SES will help you:
- buy energy using market-based analytics and a competitive RFP process;
- reduce energy consumption through a comprehensive energy audit;
- implement sustainable business practices that are beneficial to the environment, the community and your company’s bottom line.
Tom Sherman, C.E.M., C.E.A., C.D.S.M., C.C.A.S.S., Founder and President
Tom heads up SES’s energy efficiency practice. He has worked in the energy field more than 30 years. During Tom’s tenure at FirstEnergy Corporation, PCX Energy Services and Sustainable Energy Services, Tom has conducted hundreds of energy audits, performed more than 1,000 utility bill audits and tariff reviews, investigated and resolved hundreds of energy-related issues, and implement a broad range of energy efficiency projects. His energy audits typically uncover 20% or more in potential energy savings, with some longtime customers achieving more than 50% total energy savings. He is a member of Ohio Advanced Energy Economy (OAEE) and the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE). Tom is also a regular speaker at the annual Ohio Energy Conference and has presented at numerous trade conferences. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Physics from Northeastern Illinois University and his MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. He is also a Certified Energy Manager (C.E.M.), a Certified Energy Auditor (C.E.A.), a Certified Demand Side Manager (C.D.S.M.). and a Certified Compressed Air System Specialist (C.C.A.S.S.).
Laura Sherman, C.E.P., CEO
Laura heads the strategic direction of our company and oversees our energy procurement practice. She has worked in the energy procurement field for the past six years, most recently with another energy broker, and manages more than 170 million kWh in electricity and 215,000 MCF of natural gas for customers in industrial, commercial, municipal and education organizations. Laura earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Northeastern Illinois University and a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from The Harrington Institute. She is also a member of the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) and the Ohio Association of Independent Schools (OAIS). Laura is a Certified Energy Procurement Professional (C.E.P.).