Insulation Division

Jim Paullis, Lead Insulation Technician

Having worked for Lantern for 4 years, Jim manages the installation of insulation in residential projects. He is also responsible for managing the crew and insuring that the quality and company protocols are met. Jim holds a Lead RRP certification, BPI Analyst & BPI Envelope.



Steve Lombardo, Lead Insulation Technician

Steve has been a part of the Lantern team for the past three years. As a Lead Insulation Technician, Steve manages the installation of insulation in residential homes for the MassSaves program. In addition he ensures that the company protocols are met throughout the crew. Steve holds BPI Envelope, BPI Analyst, Lead RRP, and MassSaves Advanced Air Sealing and Insulation certifications. 


Richard Abts, Licensed Construction Supervisor for Massachusetts

Richard is the licensed Construction Supervisor for Massachusetts. He is responsible for all building permits and building dept. inspections in Mass. He is an Army veteran of the 172nd Light Arctic Infantry. Richard enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, his interests include cross country skiing, bicycling, and playing tennis.