About Solar Alliance of America


Artie Rose and Cindy Purcell formed Solar Alliance of America in 2009 to bring professionalism and affordability to residential solar system installations. Located in San Diego, Solar Alliance of America services the Southern California area.

Solar Alliance of America is proud to have recently earned the 45th position on the 2012 Inc.'s 500 list of the fastest growing private companies. Our approach to superior customer service has led to excellent word of mouth and customer referrals to help us achieve this growth.

Our Staff

Artie began his solar career in 1984, in Fresno California, where he was involved in the sales, installation and service of hundreds of "state of the art" solar systems. Over the past two decades, Artie has helped thousands of homeowners throughout the Southwest improve their homes.

Cindy has spent her professional career using highly effective management and interpersonal skills to start new divisions and departments within highly successful companies. She has won awards and high rankings in competitive sales fields. Her dedication to excellent service has proven to be an equation for success.

Patrick is instrumental to the success of Solar Alliance of America, Inc. He is a leader in the Solar Energy industry, having been involved in all aspects of the business. He is a master electrician, who after several years working with the San Diego Electrician's Union, pursued his goals to specialize in solar photovoltaics. He is an expert in the field of photovoltaic design and installation.

Rhett is the golden key to making Solar Alliance of America, Inc. perform at it's highest level. He is a master electrician with over 10 years of experience. He has designed and installed hundreds of Solar installations throughout the Southwest. Rhett has the unique ability to oversee, manage and facilitate the tremendous task of running all aspects of the installation and service departments. He is an expert in the field of photovoltaic design and installation.

Kristin has been with Solar Alliance of America, Inc. since the beginning and has played an intricate role in the company's expansion. Kristin's expertise in leasing and financing has been a major factor in helping homeowners become part of "The Solar Solution". She was instrumental in developing our telemarketing and customer service departments.

After relocating from Great Britain, Ellen obtained an MBA and started her own company offering accounting services throughout San Diego, before joining us in mid 2011. She has worked for many diverse organizations, ranging from small home-based companies to large manufacturing concerns, and brings a wealth of accounting, quality and management experience to our team.

Nadia brings her many years of experience working in real estate and lending to the lease and finance team at Solar Alliance of America. Nadia is dedicated to educating & empowering our customers to make intelligent buying decisions by offering financing options that will best suit their financial needs.

Originally from the Boston area, Nick comes to us with 10 years of experience in customer/client care. He has worked for many companies, providing strong management to their marketing departments. Nick is excited to join the Solar Alliance of America team, and looks forward to making sure every client has their needs met in a courteous, timely, and professional manner.

As an experienced appointment setter, Lindsay has helped countless customers in their first step to getting solar for their home. Lindsay’s strong character and commitment to the needs of every customer has fostered growth in our telemarketing department's success and continued customer satisfaction.

Ian joined us in 2012 with an extensive background in customer care. As our Customer Service Representative, he will keep you informed of the status of your solar project from designing & engineering, to permitting and installation. Ian is committed to making your journey into energy independence a seamless one.

Darren is an electrician with over 10 years of experience. He has designed and installed hundreds of Solar systems throughout the Southwest. Darren has the unique ability to assess each project and create a "one of kind" system for every client. He is an expert in the field of photovoltaic design and installation.