Acclaim Energy Advisors team members and professional consultants
Our team members and their stories

Meet Our Team

Our team of experts has decades of collective experience in the wholesale and retail energy sectors and benefits clients with an unparalleled understanding of strategic energy procurement, energy risk management, demand response, distributed generation, commodities pricing and energy management operations.

Here are their stories:

John D. Elder III
With an eye for identifying emerging opportunities, I’ve been building and leading successful business ventures since high school.

Scott Fordham
I’ve helped every service company on my resume become more valuable, an industry leader, growth oriented and client focused.

Ryk Holden
I’ve spent 30 years mitigating risks, optimizing energy services and improving financial performance for businesses.

Richard Zdunkewicz
I’ve spent the bulk of my career managing operational complexities to ensure a company can deliver what it sells.

Brian Tamplen
I’ve seen the entire spectrum of the energy cost category value proposition, from reducing risk profiles to improving operational performance, serving as key cornerstones to my success in the energy operations, supply and trading space.

Tim Brown
Mine is a story of dedication to and longevity in two careers – one military, one corporate and with a 16-year overlap – that share common threads of operational excellence, discipline and ethics.