Meet the Halcyon Solar Team
Dan Herman is a widely recognized expert on solar power and a long-time advocate of its many uses. He brings the ability to design, manage, and install systems from residential to large-scale commercial applications, including government and non-profit organizations. Dan is responsible for leading national strategic operations and materials sourcing for Halcyon Solar Construction. His 26 years of experience working as an Electrical Contractor in both residential, commercial, and also the private and public sectors of construction have proven to be a solid basis for the challenges of this developing field. Dan has a C-10 Electrical Contractor’s License and a B General Contractor’s License in the State of California. Recognized as an industry leader, Dan Herman, has provided training to electricians and field technicians in areas of safety, photovoltaic installation, and commissioning. In the 1990’s, Dan co-founded D & J Electric before joining the largest European renewable energy system integrator. He served as that companies Director of Engineering, Procurement, and Construction and helped develop the US market with strong and profitable growth. This experience has provided him with the practical and technical experience necessary to evaluate and ensure the quality and cost structure of our systems.
Andy Begley has his own individual heritage of successfully completing large complex projects on time with high quality results. He is a dedicated educator with extensive experience in the public and private sector of the electrical and the solar photovoltaic (PV) industry. His role as Chief Operations Officer of Halcyon Solar Construction is to bring efficiency to internal systems and manage construction operations. He has personally installed many photovoltaic systems and managed installation crews of all sizes. Andy’s knowledge of the field and on-site management has excelled him as a leader in the PV industry. Prior to joining Halcyon Solar Construction, Andy Begley was the West Coast Operations Manager for large European Solar Company operating in the United States. He has a C-10 Electrical Contractor’s License in the State of California, a California Certified Journeyman Electrician Certificate and is NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners) certified, and he was the lead instructor for the beginning NABCEP course at Shasta College. Andy’s combined experience and certifications make him an excellent addition to the management team.
With over five years experience in the solar industry Micah has worked in both residential and commercial capacities from Southern Oregon to Central California and the Texas solar market. Originally from Redding Micah has a passion for providing business and home owners the benefits and financial freedoms of going solar. His previous experience as a two time business owner and market research analyst has greatly benefited in the role as Director of Sales to ensure that Halcyon Solar brings the best educational process to our customers, a tremendous value of custom solar solutions and complete customer satisfaction. Micah and the Halcyon team have a commitment to quality from start to finish.
Ryan O’Malley is passionate about helping homeowners save money by making the switch to clean renewable energy. He has been in the solar industry for four years. Outside of work Ryan enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and two young sons (age 1 and 4).