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Southern Solar is conveniently headquartered in Huntsville, AL and serves the entire southeastern United States. The company's founders have decades of experience in the solar business and apply their experience and expertise to each system that Southern Solar produces in order to ensure that we reach our goal.

Larry Bradford - President
Phone: (256) 883-9848
Email: larrybradford at southernsolarsystems dot com

Larry Bradford has a B.S. degree from Auburn University in Aerospace Engineering and began his career at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville. Here he supported the Department of Energy’s solar research, development, and demonstration projects during the 1970’s energy crisis. Larry spent a majority of the last three decades conducting a wide range of renewable energy research and development, including both earth and space based solar power. In 2007 he co-founded Southern Solar Systems, Inc. to apply this experience to providing renewable energy solutions to today’s energy needs.

Chris Shearburn - Vice President
Phone: (256) 883-9848
Email: chrisshearburn at southernsolarsystems dot com

Chris Shearburn comes to Southern Solar after having previous experience in aerospace with McDonnell-Douglas and Boeing. As the Vice President since 2008, Chris provides business strategy as well as systems engineering and development for Southern Solar. His passion for solar energy developed during his time working at the University of Wisconsin's Solar Energy Laboratory in Madison, WI. Chris has a Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Erwin Simon - Board Member
Phone: (256) 883-9848
Email: erwin dot simon at southernsolarsys dot com

Erwin Simon is the founding member of Southern Solar. Erwin has many years of experience working with the Department of Energy and various forms of solar technologies. Erwin brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Southern Solar where he provides business and engineering guidance.