Our Longhorn Solar Team is Ready to ServeServing Austin, San Antonio, Houston, Dallas / Fort Worth TX

We pride ourselves on being the best solar panel company in Texas and that starts with our professional team. Here at Longhorn Solar we are mostly full-time employees (very few subcontractors) to ensure our customers’ solar process is as easy and positive as possible, from start to finish. Our experts are all NABCEP certified and excited to help you make the switch to solar!


Our NABCEP certified team has been in solar for over 30 years with experience on more than 2,300 solar panel installations.

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Louis Petrik


NABCEP Certified Solar Specialist

Louis Petrik is CEO of Longhorn Solar. He holds a B.A. in Marketing from Southwest Texas State University and he considers himself an accidental environmentalist. Before adding solar to the business offerings, he knew nothing about the environment or climate change. He now proudly wears the “Tree Hugger” badge. Louis is supported by his wife, Elizabeth, and his 4 daughters. He has lived in Texas his entire life. He is an avid soccer supporter and follows Austin FC and Liverpool FC. In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with friends in local breweries, bowling, hunting, and fishing.

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Dorlisa Bunton

Financial Controller

Dorlisa Bunton is the Financial Controller at Longhorn Solar and has been with the company since 2013. With her love for accounting and finance, and dedication to education and certifications, she quickly advanced into her current role. She continues to seek out ways to gain more knowledge in the solar industry and is eager to learn all there is to know. She is a wife and a busy Mom to 5 kids and 3 dogs. When she is not at the office, she is singing on her church worship team, or volunteering in the Celebrate Recovery ministry. She enjoys being at her kids’ sporting games, watching the latest Netflix series, playing volleyball, or taking family vacations.

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Danny Herrera

General Manager

Danny Herrera joined the Longhorn Solar team in 2021. With over 18 years of management experience in business, he came in as General Manager and has quickly implemented positive change within the company. He is a native Texan and has lived in Austin the majority of his life. He is a husband and father of two incredibly athletic children. Danny is very engaged in coaching youth sports all throughout the year.

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Richard Tilden

Operations Manager

Richard Tilden is the Operations Manager with Longhorn Solar. He has been in the solar industry since 2015 and has never looked back. Some of his certifications include: NABCEP, Tesla, SolarEdge, and he holds his OSHA 30 license. He lives locally in Round Rock with his wife and their two daughters. They are a very sports-oriented household, so when he is not at work he’s generally on a court, course, field, or diamond. In his spare time, he enjoys being at the beach, on a boat, or in the blue water.

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Jameson Dillon

Sales Manager

Jameson is a native Texan who is passionate about the transition to renewable energy. Coming from a family of educators, he leads the sales team by fostering an educational approach to the solar sales process. Integrity and transparency are the foundations in his sales ideology with the mission of providing expert and informative solar consultations to homeowners in Texas. Jameson resides in beautiful Austin TX with his partner, Haley, and their two dogs, Kaiser and Thorton. They spend their free time outdoors anywhere close to a body of water, especially Barton springs and lake Travis.