Ops Conf – Operational Leadership + Workforce Development

Committee Members

Rachel Anderson

Intermountain Gas Company

Service Supervisor
Member

Mike Ansbergs

Portland General Electric

Manager, T&D Project Engineering
Member

Brock Armstrong

Southwest Gas Corporation

Administrator of Division Compliance
Member

Darin Arnold

NW Natural

Technical Training Supervisor
Member

Mike Barkhuff

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

Electrical Services Manager, Distribution Construction and Maintenance
Member

Darcy Byrne-Kelly

NorthWestern Energy

Manager, Operations
Chair

Kenton Eatherton

Asplundh Construction, LLC

Regional Manager - Planning & Design
Member

Michelle Heskett

Avista Utilities

Learning and Development Coordinator
Member

Cheryl Jones

Southern Cross

Products Distribution Manager | Account Executive
Member

Jim Kane

Avista Corp.

Operations Manager
Member

Carolyn Loos

NorthWestern Energy

Director, T&D Organizational Performance
Mentor

Carolyn Loos

NorthWestern Energy

Director, TD Organizational Performance
Vice Chair

Dan Magnan

ATCO Gas

Manager, Grande Prairie Region, ATCO Pipelines and Liquids Global Business Unit
Member

Jim Meis

Southern California Edison

Sr. Manager
Member

Jesse Pickard

FortisBC

Operations Manager – Support, Gas & Electric Distribution Planning
Member

Michele Rosas

Southern California Edison

Transmission & Distribution Senior Manager - Whittier District
Member

Milan Trpin

The Engine Room

Managing Partner
Member

Matt Wilson

BC Hydro

Director, Construction Services
Member

Yaphet Wiltz

Asplundh Construction Corporation

Division Manager
Member

Don Wolfe

Mosaic

Director Business Development
Mentor

Diana Zoren

Western Energy Institute

Director of Operations Programs
WEI Liaison