As company celebrates 10-year milestone, new leadership solidifies commitment to clients and net zero building.
CHICAGO, IL – Eco Achievers has appointed Lindsey Elton as Eco Achievers’ next President, with responsibility for all operations and project management. Elton, who previously served as the company’s Director of Rating Services, has already assumed her new role and will be expanding the company’s multi-family and commercial building performance services. A Board of Directors, chaired by company founder, Jason LaFleur, will work with Elton to develop new strategies for the future.
“Lindsey is a proven leader with an exceptional skill set that has been vital to Eco Achievers’ growth,” said LaFleur. “Her dedication to quality, integrity, and excellence in customer service has given us a strong reputation, and Lindsey has built a knowledgeable and dedicated team that is working together to make a seamless transition for our clients.”
Since joining the Eco Achievers team in 2014, Elton has spearheaded third-party building certification services and execution of over 100 multi-family and single-family projects, representing thousands of certified green homes. She has been the architect of several successful growth initiatives and strategic shifts at the company, most notably Eco Achievers’ strategy to expand into multi-family and commercial building performance services. She is a passionate champion of sustainability through her ability to inspire, lead, and connect with employees and customers.
“Ever since joining the team, I have treated it as my own. I am honored to lead such an innovative and unique company that cares as much about our clients as we do our core mission,” Elton said. “The opportunities ahead for Eco Achievers are tremendous, and require a clear focus on meeting the evolving needs of our clients.”
In addition to installing Elton as its new President, Eco Achievers has added a Board of Directors to its organizational structure that will serve to assist and guide Elton and her staff with the future direction. “I look forward to working closely with our talented team to further our vision of a more sustainable future,” continued Elton. “I would also like to thank Jason for his leadership, mentorship, and friendship over the last several years. He will be missed in all capacities. It’s an honor to be succeeding him as President, and I look forward to his continued guidance as chairman of our board.”
Additional team members at Eco Achievers include Energy Analyst, Reece Krishnan; Assistant Project Manager, Emily Rhea; Operations Manager, Jennifer Wattier; Building Diagnostics Manager, Graham Giovagnoli; Multifamily Market Manager, Jamie Carr; and Director of Research and Development, Timothy Heppner.
About Eco Achievers
Eco Achievers, which celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2017, partners with multi-family developers and owners to achieve sustainable homes by providing green building certification, HVAC design services, home energy ratings, and multifamily certifications that achieve net zero energy performance. Based in Chicago, Eco Achievers has provided building science and performance consulting for over a decade on projects throughout the United States and Mexico.