Ops Conf – Wildfire

Committee Members

Eric Christenson

Western Energy Institute

Director of Program Curriculum + Analytics
WEI Liaison

Matt Fettig

NorthWestern Energy

Manager of District Operations
Member

Ryan Flynn

KPMG LLP

P&U Consultant
Member

Franklin Garrett

Asplundh Construction, LLC

Program Manager
Member

Gayle Hoffman

KPMG LLP

Manager
Session Leader

Dave James

Avista Corp.

Wildfire Resiliency Plan Manager
Chair

Todd Kasulka

DHS Consulting, Inc

Director of Grid Modernization
Member

Scott Keaton

Potelco Inc.

Director Operations
Mentor

Dan Loomis

Portland General Electric

Supervisor, T&D Standards Engineering
Member

Andrew McCorquodale

BC Hydro

Regional Manager Vancouver Island Line Field Operations and Provincial Metering Operations
Member

Travis McDonnell

ATCO Electric

Manager, Forestry Planning
Session Leader

Ben McKinsey

HDR Engineering, Inc.

Team Leader
Member

Amir Noori

Southern California Edison

Senior Manager
Member

Travis Parks

Southern California Edison

District Manager
Session Leader

Parikshat Pathak

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Principal Distribution System Engineer
Member

Josh Pelman

Puget Sound Energy

Consulting Engineer
Member

Ray Riemann

Power Engineers, Inc.

Project Engineer / DM
Member

Mark Wesolowski

Puget Sound Energy

System Supervisor - Electric System Operations
Session Leader