Our team

Acacia Energy Senior Management

Acacia Energy is not the oldest electricity supplier in Texas, but our roots go deep. Our team brings together over 30 years of combined experience providing Texans with affordable, prepaid electric and other plans for their homes and businesses.

David Dorwart
President and CEO

David Dorwart is the President & CEO and Co-Founder of Acacia Energy. In 1999, David founded dPi Teleconnect, LLC and dPi Energy, LLC. As Chief Executive he turned dPi into the premier pay-as-you-go home phone and energy company it is today. Now he brings those years of insight and experience to Acacia Energy. Before starting dPi, Dave served as Vice President at Thorn Americas (Rent-a-Center). David received his undergraduate degree from the University of Delaware.

Kevin Lapierre
COO and Co-Founder

Kevin Lapierre is COO and Co-Founder of Acacia Energy. Prior to joining Acacia Energy, he co-founded PayGO Distributors which became dPi’s most successful sales channel partner. Kevin was also a successful franchise owner of Aaron’s Sales and Lease Ownership stores in the Northeast, where he served on the Franchisee Board of Directors and was recognized as Franchisee of the Year. Kevin is also a real estate investor in the Houston area where he is the managing partner for a group of apartment investors.


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