Leadership

Our goal is to be the most recognized and admired utility services company in the world!

By delivering state-of-the-art products, technology and services, we are determined to scale heights that have never been reached in the industry. We'll surprise our competitors with our imagination and execution, and our customers with our commitment to serving them.

At Nordic Energy Services, our aim is to excel in all we do. Determined to set new standards in the energy industry, we will stand far above the competition. Achieving this will take the power of a strong workforce...

James C. Deering is the CEO and President of Nordic Energy Services LLC.

Jim has over 12 years of energy industry experience. His energy career began with USX‐Delhi Gas Pipeline. Jim has been a part of three separate retail energy start ups Delhi Gas Pipeline, Exelon Energy and finally Nordic Energy. While at Nordic, which he founded in 2002, Jim has been involved in all areas of the business including; becoming AGS certified in two states, receiving ARES( Alternate Retail Electric Supplier ) as certified by the Illinois Commerce Commission, starting building and eventually conducting a multi-million dollar sale of Nordic Energy’s Indiana assets, interfacing with regulators in both Indiana and Illinois on behalf of Nordic, managing daily operations of a natural gas and electric retailer with over a thousand customers behind 5 utilities in two states, negotiating supply relationships for both natural gas and electricity, integrating billing systems, overseeing the development of customized software solutions, managing sales and marketing for Nordic, as well as interfacing with Nordic’s legal counsel. Additionally Jim holds a J.D. from The John Marshall School of Law.

Gerald W. Herr, Vice President, Business Development

Gerald W. Herr, Vice-President, Business Development, joined Nordic effective February 15, 2002. Gerry is a life-long resident of Indiana with 27 years of energy and account management experience most recently as Director of Electric Sales and Manager, Regional Major Accounts for NIPSCO, an Indiana combination gas and electric utility. He will be responsible for establishing new client relationships and expanding energy related consulting service offerings and will report to the President.

Gerry brings to the company a proven track record of achieving the highest levels of customer satisfaction utilizing a customer partnership strategy and realistic approach to energy related issues. His knowledge as an engineer and energy professional coupled with true integrity and desire to achieve results based on mutual trust and customer commitment, will assist Nordic in its plans to continue and expand as a nation wide energy consultant.

Sean P. Deering, Director of Sales, IL

Sean P. Deering, Director of Sales, IL joined Nordic on May 16, 2005. Sean has 23 years of successful sales, marketing, management and leadership experience in the Telecommunications and Energy industries most recently as Director of Indirect Sales for XO Communications and previously as an agent for Exelon Energy. Sean will be responsible for both direct and indirect sales and will report to the President.

Kelli Singer, Chief Operating Officer

Kelli Singer is the Chief Operating Officer at Nordic Energy Services LLC. Kelli holds an M.B.A. from DePaul University and has over 14 years of de-regulated energy management experience. Most recently, Kelli was the Business Operations Manager for Exelon Energy where she oversaw all areas of operations including billing, customer service, contract administration and enrollment. Kelli has expertise in all aspects of natural gas and electric billing, operations, and account management. She is skilled at analyzing existing operations and implementing strategies and processes to improve efficiencies and customer satisfaction.

Wayne Bollinger, General Manager, Electric

Wayne is the General Manager, Electric at Nordic Energy Services LLC. Wayne holds an MBA from DePaul University, a BS in Electrical Engineering and is a registered PE. He has over 20 years of experience in energy, both natural gas and electric. His varied experiences include field engineer, design, marketing, supply acquisition, risk, deal structure and pricing. Wayne has worked for MidCon, Exelon Energy, Peoples Gas Light & Coke, and most recently Integrys Energy Services. At Nordic, since November 2009 Wayne has been responsible for the daily operations for electric including supply acquisition, scheduling, risk and pricing activities.

Michael D. Stein, Vice President, Finance

Michael Stein is the Vice President - Finance at Nordic Energy Services, LLC, Mike joined Nordic in October 2014 and has twenty years of accounting and finance experience. He has spent a majority of his career in the energy industry including wholesale generation, solar development, and retail. Mike is a Certified Public Accountant, and holds a BS in Accounting and MS in Taxation from University of Illinois.