The Team

 
Eric

Meet Eric, Founder & President 93Energy

Eric Payne is the Principal of 93Energy, a devoted husband and father of two. He launched 93Energy with the support of his business partners, John Stumbaugh and Mike Sieja to revolutionize the way Chicagoland homeowners power their lives. With over 20 years of experience in the carpentry, project management, and real estate development, Eric is proud to participate in the new wave of energy-conscious living to Illinois residents through his premiere solar energy company!     

Fun Facts

1. Favorite TV Show 
My favorite show is when TV is off lol

2. Favorite Hobby
Rock Climbing, Creativity

3. If you could do one thing to change the world, what would it be?
Where do I start….I want to create opportunity for the people around me, address climate change, reduce inequality in all its forms, promote emotional health, increase awareness of our responsibility as global citizens, and make the world a better place


Meet Mike, The Founder 93Energy

Mike

 Michael Sieja is the Principal of 93Energy, a husband and father of two. He launched 93Energy with the support of his business partners, Eric Payne and John Stumbaugh to help fight for planet earth through business. With 25 years of entrepreneurial experience   and a diverse   background in business development, construction, housing development, and real estate   development, Mike is helping to make our world a better, more sustainable place one solar panel at a time!  

fun facts

1. Favorite TV Show 
Real Time

2. Favorite Hobby
Being active is the key!

3. If you could do one thing to change the world, what would it be?
Fight for science!

4. How would you describe the 93Energy brand in one word?
Modern 


Meet John, founder of 93Energy

John

John Stumbaugh is the Principal of 93Energy, a husband, busy father of four, and a man who loves all things Jeep!  He launched 93Energy with the support of his business partners, Eric Payne and Mike Sieja to help change the way that we see the world. With over 20 years of experience in the architecture, design, construction, housing development, and real estate   development. John prides himself on being "The Go-to Guy" when it comes to solar energy and better sustainability for our environment.  

fun facts

1. Favorite Movie
Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory- the 1971 Gene Wilder version

2. Favorite Hobby
Anything Jeep related 

3. If you could do one thing to change the world, what would it be?
Leave the planet better than when I arrived

4. How would you describe the 93Energy brand in one word?
Innovative


Beth, Director of Sales

Beth

Beth is the Director of Sales, wife, and devoted mother of three. She brings a unique 360-degree sales perspective to 93energy. Over the course of her 20-year career, she has led teams on the agency and company side and has deep industry expertise in renewable energy solutions.  She was fortunate to work with companies in a variety of areas including CPG, telecom, technology and automotive. Within these industries Beth has delivered sales, digital marketing solutions and data development projects. Whatever role she has taken on, Beth always maintains a genuine interest in her customers and is known for her acute attention to detail, customer-centric approach to problem solving and collaborative communication style.  As Director of Sales, Beth can quickly engage her customers, communicate solar energy complexities into effective narratives to drive tangible results.


Fun Facts

1. Favorite TV Show
Forensic Files, Dateline, The Bachelorette

2. Favorite Hobby
Not yelling at my husband (just joking!), boating along the lake

3. If you could do one thing to change the world, what would it be?
Sell more solar energy panel and help people save money