GGT Energy Solutions was founded in 2015 as both a woman owned and Native American owned small business entity. GGT is an industry leader in providing sustainable energy solutions through design/engineering/program services for your Building Automation and Energy Management Systems. With over 140 years of combined business experience, GGT is committed to providing common sense energy saving solutions built around an open-protocol, open-license framework which maximizes your ability to control you Electrical, Lighting, HVAC & Other Energy Consumption Systems.

Leadership Team

Amanda Galbraith MPA, CRA
President/CFO

Amanda holds a Masters of Public Administration from Indiana University and has 15 years experience governmental and non-profit finance as well as human resources.  Amanda oversees the financial, logistics, and business operations for GGT Energy Solutions. She serves as the signatory for all contract, legal and document executions.   Amanda also directs all employment issues, and handles the sub-contracting agreements for applicable field personnel.

Sam Galbraith
Vice President/Chief Engineer

Sam has 18 years in the Electrical/HVAC/BAS/EMS industry, focusing the majority of his career on open-license, open-protocol design and implementation.  He has multiple industry/technology certifications with the focus on the Niagara Framework and Information Technology.  Sam manages the day-to-day field engineering activities, as well as, leads the business development team and customer training team.  Sam is a proud member of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma.  "Niila Myaamia!"





Erik Merz
Master Integration Manager

Erik has 32 years in the HVAC/BAS/EMS industry, focusing the majority of his career on open-license, open-protocol programming and systems integration.  He has multiple industry/technology certifications with the focus on the Niagara Framework and HVAC/IAQ optimization.  Erik manages the day-to-day building integration tasks, design drawings and project submittals.


Vince Havlin

Director of Technical Operations


​Vince has over 29 years in the Electrical/HVAC/BAS/EMS industry, focusing the majority of his career on open-license, open-protocol design, programming and implementation.  He has an Associate of Science degree in Electrical Engineering Technology along with multiple industry/technology certification with the focus on the Niagara Framework and Enterprise Server Integrations.  Vince manages the day-to-day technical development and project execution strategies along with business development growth strategies.


Jim Burdick, MA

Director of Business Operations


​​Jim holds a Master of Arts in Executive Leadership from Liberty University and brings to GGT 35 years of executive level management, small business development and operational administration. He manages the daily financial business portfolio, as well as develops policy, leads strategy development and serves as a mentor for the team. Jim is responsible for implementation of contractual obligations and the administrative components of the field team logistics. He is Six Sigma and Agile trained, with a track record of excellence in small business development.