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Our Mission

Priority Energy is dedicated to improving our well-being by maximizing the performance of the structures we live and work in. Drawing on our fifty-plus years of building science knowledge, we will train others on the importance of and correlation between energy efficient construction and healthier indoor environments. We will identify, introduce, and install (where necessary) the highest quality products and services to achieve this goal.

Our Experience

We have solved a vast and diverse range of residential and commercial building performance issues, in the Chicago area and across the country. Our team has worked with builders, developers, architects, building owners, business managers, engineers, and homeowners. Do you have a home or building issue that other contractors have not been able to solve? Priority Energy's experienced team can help. See a list of our commercial clients.

Our Team

Robert Schildgen, Founder and CEO, Energy Auditor, and IECC Specialist

Kurt Schorsch, RESNET QAD, Lead HERS Rater, Energy Star and Multifamily Specialist

Anthony Galezius, HERS Rater, Mechanical Design, and Test & Balance Specialist

Dave Carlsten, BPI-Certified Energy Auditor, HVAC and IAQ Specialist

Barb Couture-Isaac, Marketing Manager and Building Science Training Coordinator

Cheryl Cherumbolo, Bookkeeper and Office Manager

Jonnathan Silva, Lead Field Technician, BPI #5051345

Fernando Sanchez, Field Technician, Member U.S. National Guard, BPI #5068440

Employment

We're always on the look-out for honest, curious, and hard-working potential employees.
Prior HVAC, Electrical or Construction experience is a plus.
Send your resume to [email protected].

Office Location

Priority Energy serves the greater Chicagoland area and beyond.  Our office is located in Park Ridge, a  village just outside of Chicago, IL.  Park Ridge is just 15 minutes north of Chicago's O'Hare Airport, and  5 minutes from I294. The office is about 1 mile from the Metra train station and CTA bus line. Free parking is available in the adjoining lot or on the street. 

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