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The Management Team

ConSol is the leading developer of energy solutions for new home construction and commercial resource efficiency retrofits since 1983 helping builders, property owners and managers increase profits. Below please find current key experience highlights that demonstrate the depth of knowledge and service of ConSol leaders, which translates into enabling builders to build competitive, energy and resource efficient homes; and property owners to operate with high resource efficiency and low operating costs.

Mike HodgsonMike Hodgson, President
Mike Hodgson brings over 30 years of experience in resource efficient consulting to ConSol, the company he founded in 1983. He has positioned ConSol as the building owners’ energy advocate at the local, state and national levels. Hodgson has worked extensively in resource utilization, market research and assisting in the development of energy regulations.

Hodgson led the development and implementation of ComfortWise®, the largest new construction above code program in California. More recently he took part in the creation of the Green Builder Guidelines. In 2007, Hodgson served on the International Code Council’s consensus committee that developed the National Green Building Standards -ANSI 700 (NGBS), the nation’s first consensus standard for green building. Hodgson chaired the revision of the NGBS energy chapter during 2011-2012.

In 2008 Hodgson was selected as National Association of Home Builders’ Green Building Advocate of Year. He recently testified, at the invitation of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), before a congressional subcommittee on the proposed extension of the green/federal energy efficiency tax credit program. He has been awarded the U.S. Department of Energy's Technical Assistance Award, the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star® Award and Pacific Gas & Electric's Energy Efficiency Services Excellence Award. He currently serves as the chairman for the California Building Industry Association's Energy Subcommittee and NAHB’s Energy Efficient Buildings Tax Credit Working Group. Mike is also a member of the NAHB Energy and Green Building Subcommittees. Hodgson is a founding director of the California Association of Building Energy Consultants.

Jay LenzmeierJay Lenzmeier, Chief Financial Officer
Jay Lenzmeier joined ConSol as chief financial officer in 2003. Lenzmeier oversees ConSol’s financial operations, information technology and human resources function. He has over 22 years of executive level finance experience with companies throughout the region.

Prior to joining ConSol, Lenzmeier spent ten years in the residential new home construction industry as vice president of accounting and administration with the California Building Industry Association. He was responsible for four entities with annual budgets totaling approximately $12M.

Lenzmeier served in the U.S. Army in Germany before attending the University of North Dakota where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration specializing in finance and accounting. He is a C.P.A.

Jay LenzmeierDavid Meyers, Chief Operating Officer
David Meyers joined ConSol as a business operations analyst in 2005. Under Meyer’s leadership, ConSol successfully implemented key accounting, project management and CRM software applications across the company. Meyers was the architect behind ConSol’s Online Tracking System (COLTS) which streamlined how ConSol managed its internal operations. He currently oversees ConSol's residential audits and retrofits programs. Meyers graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of California at Davis. Prior to ConSol, he spent over ten years in high tech manufacturing operations with palmOne Inc., Netscape Communications and Oracle Corporation.