John Lessner joined Stream Energy in early 2012 in the capacity of Controller.
Previous to Stream Energy, he served as Vice President and Controller of Austin Bridge & Road since 2005. His background includes a strong operational focus, systems orientation and process improvement skills in addition to his respected accounting and controls capabilities.
Earlier in his career, he assisted both Southwest Airlines and Haggar Clothing in implementing Sarbanes Oxley processes, as well as leading successful systems implementation efforts at Motorola and Spectrasite Broadcast Group. A certified public accountant, John started his career with Ernst & Young in the consulting organization and has worked for significant companies such as Motorola and Northwest Airlines.
John earned his undergraduate degree in accounting from Elmhurst College and his M.B.A. in Finance and Marketing from DePaul University.