Freedom’s expertise is rooted in experience. By continuously investing in our team, we maximize the value to our clients and ensure we continue to be the landing destination for energy industry, renewables, and business professionals. When you work with Freedom Energy you are contracting with a partner.
Gus Fromuth holds a distinguished record of achievement in the energy field and is widely recognized as a pioneer in the industry. Over the course of his more than 30-year career, he founded four successful companies while driving energy market initiatives and staying true to his business philosophy of advocating for the client, adding value, and delivering best-in-class client service. He continues to work tirelessly to ensure that consumers and businesses alike have access to low cost and innovative energy options.
Bart Fromuth joined Freedom Energy Logistics in 2008 and serves as Chief Executive Officer. He is responsible for overseeing the company’s day-to-day operations and is instrumental in keeping a pulse in the industry, and in developing and expanding Freedom’s offerings in support of our clients.
Kurt Chapman is Freedom Energy's Chief Operating Officer. Kurt is responsible for business strategy and driving the integration and alignment between revenue-related functions, including marketing, sales, recruiting, operations, and revenue management. He is passionate about problem solving, individual coaching, and mentorship.
Janice Johnston joined Freedom Energy in October of 2011 as the company's Financial Controller. Janice is responsible for the day-to-day accounting operations for the business including the production of periodic financial reports, budgets, maintenance of a suitable system of accounting records, and managing the external financial audit process.
Howard Plante joined Freedom Energy Logistics in 2008 to assist and further develop the concept of direct end user access to the ISO-NE bulk power pool. In his current role as Vice President of Procurement for Freedom, he provides oversight and direct support of the commodity market. He is an advocate for clients, supporting their requirements and advancing Freedom Energy Logistics’ enterprise efforts on their behalf
As the leader of Human Resources, Ashlynn Callery is responsible for cultivating company culture through recruiting, employee relations, policy, and benefit administration. As Freedom’s people person Ashlynn’s goal is to nurture a safe and inclusive environment for all employees to grow and succeed. Ashlynn is a member of both the Society for Human Resource Management and New England Women in Energy and the Environment organizations.
Carol Anne Watts joined Freedom as Director of Energy Sales in June of 2019 and now serves as the Senior Director of Sales & Sales Operations. Carol Anne is responsible for recruiting, training, and managing Senior Energy Advisors, Energy Advisors, and Business Development Managers. Her role includes coordinating monthly pipeline review meetings, providing ongoing support for the team, and participating in regular Risk Management meetings and high-level strategy discussions. She continues to develop and identify new areas of growth opportunities for the business while managing, assisting and mentoring the current sales team.
As Director of Contracts and Pricing, Dan Cwalinski is responsible for collaborating with the sales team and clients, and negotiating Supplier agreements, pricing, and contracting operations, and initiatives. He is a member of Freedom’s Risk Management Committee and handles all aspects of Freedom Energy’s extensive supplier network. He is also a key member of Freedom’s Municipal Business team and is actively involved in advising and supporting communities.
Sean Devine is Director of Natural Gas Sales and is responsible for developing specialized procurement and load management strategies for clients. Leveraging his market expertise and specialized industry knowledge, clients achieve their short- and long-term energy procurement goals. Sean’s consultative and data driven approach allows for a partnership with his clients that has client service at its core.
Thomas Carter joined Freedom in May of 2016 and is Director of Business Development and Public Relations. Thomas is responsible for establishing relationships with the local business community along with building partnerships and relationships with associations. His community involvement has been instrumental in developing Freedom Energy’s partnerships in the industry. In addition, Thomas is a key contributor for recruiting employees, marketing Freedom’s offerings, and participating in events and trade shows.
As Municipal Program Director, Brian White is responsible for advising and assisting communities throughout the Northeast in optimizing their energy spend and achieving their sustainability goals. Working to achieve city and town’s energy requirements and renewable objectives, Brian builds on current relationships and establishes new ones throughout the municipal community.