Human Resources PDT

The Human Resources Program Development Teams (PDT) is a diverse mix of HR leaders from WEI member companies. Perspectives represented include public and private companies, electricity and natural gas, and small and large organizations from both the United States and Canada. The Chair of this PDT rotates based on the location of the next program session.

For more information on this Program Development Team contact Kara Wolfe at or at 503-688-2794

Committee Members

Heather Burns

NorthWestern Energy

Director Human Resources

Randall Clark

San Diego Gas & Electric Company

Chief Human Resources Officer and Chief Administrative Officer

Bryan Cox

Avista Corp.

Vice President, Safety and HR Shared Services

Karen Feltes

Avista Utilities

Senior VP and Chief Human Resources Officer

Paula Harrison

ENSTAR Natural Gas Company

Director, Human Resources

Robert Nichols

Salt River Project

Senior Director of Human Resources

Laurie Rodriguez

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Director, Human Resource Services

Melinda Rogers

NW Natural

Senior Manager, Organizational Effectiveness & Talent Acquisition

Bobbi Schroeppel

NorthWestern Energy

VP, Customer Care, Communication, Human Resources

Kara Wolfe

Western Energy Institute

Program Manager
WEI Program Manager