Ops Conf – Electrification/New Loads

Committee Members

Jesse Butler

Avista Corp.

Operations Manager
Member

Abder Elandaloussi

Burns & McDonnell

Lead Distribution Grid Modernization Engineer
Member

Mike Elenbaas

Black & Veatch

Director of Business Development, West Region
Member

Jared Hansen

Idaho Power Company

Engineering Leader
Member

David Howell

Avista Corp.

Operations Director
Mentor

Chris Lorimer

Southern California Edison

Senior Manager
Member

Charlotte Mitha

BC Hydro

Director
Member

Christopher Ohlheiser

Southern California Edison

Engineering Manager
Member

Jason Rondou

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

Solar Development Manager
Member

Robbie Saarinen

Puget Sound Energy

Supervisor Construction Performance Management
Chair

Lauren Sakamoto

Asplundh Construction, LLC

Division Lead - Planning & Design
Member

Zach Sasser

Point West Power

Project Manager
Member

Leanne Swanson

Southern California Edison

Principal Manager - Metro West Region Distribution
Mentor

Diana Zoren

Western Energy Institute

Director of Operations Programs
WEI Liaison