How The Roof Guys Came to Be


  Marilyn Jamison

Marilyn Jamison is the owner and President of The Solar Guys, which is the largest Premier Solatube Dealer in the world and has been in operation since 2001. After working as a Critical Care Trauma Nurse for over 22 years, Marilyn brought her extensive experience, empathy, and insight to the construction industry and her vision has shaped the course of The Solar Guys since its inception. Her unique training as a nurse has taught her many valuable life-lessons that have carried over to The Solar Guys Mission Statement, namely that people and relationships need to be the first priority of any successful business, and that this should come first and foremost in both day-to-day and long range decisions. Marilyn’s sincerity, integrity, and commitment to provide superior customer service has been the driving force behind The Solar Guys “success story,” and with thousands of customers being added to The Solar Guys’ family every year the “final chapter” is nowhere in sight.

  Chris Teel

Chris Teel is the Development Manager and Part-Owner of The Solar Guys. Although Chris has grown up in the company, he officially started full time in 2011 after graduating from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with a B.S. in Aeronautical Science. Chris currently qualifies The Solar Guys with a Florida Certified Building Contractor License (CBC1260615), Certified Roofing Contractor License (CCC1330841), & Certified Solar Contractor License (CVC57042). Chris’s attention to detail has been crucial during company expansion of both territories and products.

  David Gavidia

David Gavidia is the General Manager of The Solar Guys. Focusing on superior products and customer service. Since 2007 he has been instrumental in growing The Solar Guys into the largest Solatube Premier Dealer in the world. David currently holds a State of Florida residential and roofing contractors license and has a background in residential home design and engineering. He is also a WTCA level 3 certified roof truss designer/engineer.

  Jesse Wade

Jesse Wade is the Sales and Service Manager of The Solar Guys and has been part of our team since 2008. With his background as a self-employed building finishes contractor and also his years of full-time volunteer work, Jesse fully understands and is committed to our Mission Statement of superior customer service. His years of experience as a Solatube product installer working for our company also give him insight into providing the best products and customer care that we can provide. He graduated from Forest High School in Ocala with High Honors and is now a husband and father of two young children.

  Josh Gavidia

Josh Gavidia is the Sales Manager of The Solar Guys and has been with the company since 2009. Josh has been extremely valuable in The Solar Guys successes in implementing new home efficiency products into its lineup. His background and experience in the roof truss industry along with his troubleshooting ability using blueprints, have given him the skills to excel in problem solving and maintaining The Solar Guys high standards of quality and maintaining its shining reputation the company is known for.