Project Management PDT

The Project Management Program Development Team is responsible for the strategy and structure of the annual WEI Program Management Industry Forum. Bringing together PMO leadership from across western North America, this team identifies the opportunities and challenges in the PM role, selects speakers and topics, and provides oversight for the planning subgroups supporting the Project Management summit.

For more information on this Program Development Team contact

Joshua Baker at baker@westernenergy.org or at 971-255-4970

Committee Members

Joshua Baker

Western Energy Institute

Program Manager
WEI Program Manager

Janette Cruz

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Sr. Enterprise Performance Planning Coordinator
Member

Krystal De Bruine

Great River Energy

Leader, Project Management Office
Member

Scott Dudley

KPMG LLP

Consultant
Member

Terri Echegoyen

Avista Utilities

Project Manager
Member

Andy Leija

Avista Utilities

IT PMO Manager
Member

Blain Nicholls

NorthWestern Energy

Director, Project Management Program
Member

Thomas Pankratz

NorthWestern Energy

Director, Electric Transmission Engineering and Project Management
Member

Leianne Raymond

Avista Utilities

IS Program Manager
Member

Jacob Reidt

Avista Corp.

Sr Manager Project Delivery, Generation Production
Member

Scott Roberts

Seattle City Light

Project Management Improvement Program
Member

Naomi Shankel

Idaho Power Company

Director, Operations Integration
Member

Suzanne Tamayo

Puget Sound Energy

Director, IT Shared Services
Member

Jeff Wheeler

Portland General Electric

General Manager, Substation Maintenance and Construction
Member

Shanté Wilson

NW Natural

PMO Director
Member